The Power of Flowers

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Episode 2 of 3

Duration: 1 hour

In this series Professor Iain Stewart tells a stunning story about our planet. He reveals how the greatest changes to the Earth have been driven, above all, by plants.

In the second episode, Iain discovers how flowers have transformed our planet. He journeys to the remote islands of the South Pacific to track down the earliest flowers. In the deserts of Africa and rainforests of Vietnam, he sees how they brought brilliant colour to the most barren landscapes and sculpted the earth itself. And he learns how they drove the evolution of all animals - kick-starting our human story.

Credits

Presenter
Iain Stewart
Presenter
Iain Stewart
Producer
Nigel Walk
Producer
Nigel Walk
Director
Nigel Walk
Director
Nigel Walk
Series Producer
Andrew Thompson
Series Producer
Andrew Thompson
Executive Producer
Mark Hedgecoe
Executive Producer
Mark Hedgecoe

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