The Private Life of Plants Episode guide

  1. Surviving

    6/6 David Attenborough looks at the techniques plants use to survive extreme temperatures.

    First broadcast: 15 Feb 1995

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  2. Living Together

    5/6 David Attenborough looks at the battle for survival in the plant world.

    First broadcast: 08 Feb 1995

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  3. The Social Struggle

    4/6 Looking at the extraordinary battles for survival that are fought in the plant world.

    First broadcast: 01 Feb 1995

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  4. Flowering

    3/6 David Attenborough reveals how flowers use colours and perfumes for procreation purposes.

    First broadcast: 25 Jan 1995

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  5. Growing

    2/6 David Attenborough looks at how new leaves fight for a place in the sun.

    First broadcast: 18 Jan 1995

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  6. Travelling

    1/6 David Attenborough looks at how plants move from place to place.

    First broadcast: 11 Jan 1995

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