The Green Planet

Series 1

Series 1, Episode 5 - Human Worlds

4.0 26 x
Two out of five wild plants are threatened with extinction. Today people are finding remarkable ways to help them, and so make our world a little greener and a little wilder.

Series 1, Episode 4 - Desert Worlds

4.0 33 x
Desert plants spend decades in suspended animation waiting for rain, or they travel to find it. They survive using weapons, camouflage and surprising alliances with animals.

Series 1, Episode 3 - Seasonal Worlds

3.0 17 x
Plants of the seasonal world face constant change. They use use strategy, deception and feats of engineering to survive. Most importantly, they must get their timing right.

Series 1, Episode 2 - Water Worlds

4.0 17 x
Water plants create beautiful, bizarre worlds. Flowers smother rivers and lakes. Plants fight and hunt. A river bubbles like champagne as plants create the atmosphere itself.

Series 1, Episode 1 - Tropical Worlds

4.0 12 x
Tropical rainforests are plant battlegrounds. New filming techniques allow us to enter the world of plants to see it from their perspective and on their timescale.