The Resource Flowering, BBC Worldwide Ltd, (evideo)

Flowering, BBC Worldwide Ltd, (evideo)

Label
Flowering
Title
Flowering
Statement of responsibility
BBC Worldwide Ltd
Contributor
Film distributor
Production company
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
David Attenborough's series takes us on a guided tour through the secret world of plants and their struggle for survival in a story full of drama, beauty and achievement. Using time-lapse photography, Attenborough walks us through each aspect of plants' lives-travelling, growing, flowering, coexisting with other plants and animals, and the ingenious way they adapt to even the harshest of conditions. "Flowers" discusses various plant pollination strategies and examines their relationships to bird, mammal, and insect pollinators. Red flowers such as the South African aloe attract birds, while the traveler's palm is pollinated by lemurs. Plant species go to extremes to attract insects, from offering nectar and egg laying nurseries, to mimicking females to entice males to "mate," to imitating rotting corpses
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
6-8
Language note
Closed-captioned
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1926-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Attenborough, David
  • Films on Demand
  • BBC Worldwide Ltd
  • Films Media Group
Runtime
50
Series statement
The Private Life of Plants
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Botany
  • Growth (Plants)
  • Plant life cycles
  • Plants
Technique
live action
Label
Flowering, BBC Worldwide Ltd, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=86540
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 15, 2015
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • South African Aloe
  • (2:07)
  • Nocturnal Pollinators
  • (2:35)
  • Traveler's Palm
  • (2:58)
  • Insect Pollination
  • (4:15)
  • Long Tongued Insect Pollinators
  • (2:49)
  • Flowering
  • Butterfly Pollination
  • (3:49)
  • Pollinator Rewards
  • (3:19)
  • "Parasitic" Pollination
  • (3:24)
  • Sexual Pollination
  • (2:56)
  • Mimicry Pollination
  • (3:52)
  • (49:17)
  • Imprisonment Pollination
  • (4:07)
  • Titan Arum
  • (2:57)
  • Credits: Flowering
  • (0:46)
  • Flower Function
  • (3:02)
  • Pollen Fertilization
  • (2:25)
  • Bird Pollinated Flowers
  • (2:48)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (49 min., 17 sec.))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sound, color.
Publisher number
  • 86537s
  • 86540
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • 100086540
  • 100086540
  • (OCoLC)929722522
System details
System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
Flowering, BBC Worldwide Ltd, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=86540
Publication
Copyright
Note
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 15, 2015
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • South African Aloe
  • (2:07)
  • Nocturnal Pollinators
  • (2:35)
  • Traveler's Palm
  • (2:58)
  • Insect Pollination
  • (4:15)
  • Long Tongued Insect Pollinators
  • (2:49)
  • Flowering
  • Butterfly Pollination
  • (3:49)
  • Pollinator Rewards
  • (3:19)
  • "Parasitic" Pollination
  • (3:24)
  • Sexual Pollination
  • (2:56)
  • Mimicry Pollination
  • (3:52)
  • (49:17)
  • Imprisonment Pollination
  • (4:07)
  • Titan Arum
  • (2:57)
  • Credits: Flowering
  • (0:46)
  • Flower Function
  • (3:02)
  • Pollen Fertilization
  • (2:25)
  • Bird Pollinated Flowers
  • (2:48)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (49 min., 17 sec.))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sound, color.
Publisher number
  • 86537s
  • 86540
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • 100086540
  • 100086540
  • (OCoLC)929722522
System details
System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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