The Green Planet

The BEST episodes of The Green Planet

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Dive into a world where a single life can last a thousand years, with David Attenborough. See things no eye has ever seen, and discover the dramatic, beautiful plant life of Earth.

Last Updated: 5/14/2022Network: BBC One
Seasonal Worlds
78 votes

#1 - Seasonal Worlds

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/23/2022

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.

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Tropical Worlds
131 votes

#2 - Tropical Worlds

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/9/2022

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.

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Human Worlds
60 votes

#3 - Human Worlds

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 2/6/2022

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.

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Water Worlds
104 votes

#4 - Water Worlds

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/16/2022

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.

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Desert Worlds
70 votes

#5 - Desert Worlds

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 1/30/2022

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.

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