Plant pollination

Dr Mark Goodwin of Plant & Food Research ...

Artificial pollination

Dr Mark Goodwin of Plant & Food Research ...

Dandelion seeds

Dandelion seeds float away in the wind. To ...

Bean seed embryo

After fertilisation, a tiny plant called an ...

Flax flower with pollen

Flax (Phormium tenax) flower with anthers ...

Bird pollination in New Zealand

Dave Kelly of the University of Canterbury ...

Kererū feeding on kawakawa

The kererū is important in the seed dispersal ...

Tūī on flax flowers

As a tūī searches flax flowers for nectar ...

RoboBee

See two different methods used to ...

Australian bush fire

Banksias, eucalypts and other Australian ...

Iris landing stage

This iris flower has petals shaped to form ...

Bees and varroa

Watch varroa mites (white juveniles and brown ...

Robotics Plus

Robotics Plus is a Tauranga company focusing ...

New plants from a rhizome

Vegetative reproduction – three new plants ...

Avocado research

Dr Mark Goodwin of Plant & Food Research ...

Inside a tulip

A cutaway tulip flower, with its central ...

Kawakawa flowers

Kawakawa tries to avoid self-pollination by ...

Maize (sweet corn) flowers

Look closely to see the pollen floating from ...

Rats eating eggs

Rats are adapted to climbing trees and can ...

Recently arrived birds

Dave Kelly of the University of Canterbury ...

Seeds and new plants

Seeds of a karamū (Coprosma robusta) have ...

Harakeke flowers

Harakeke has colourful flowers with lots of ...

Kiwifruit flowers

Kiwifruit have male and female flowers on ...

Fern spores

Ferns reproduce by sending out tiny spores ...

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