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    'A British Instructional Film'

    - 'Secrets of Nature'
    'Some Flowering Plants' (Monocotyledons)

    Various shots of palm trees swaying in the wind. Tulip field. Medium shot of children walking through tulips. Wheat field. Close-up of wheat. Close-up of workers in Maize field. Pile of corn. Sugar cane field, close-up of workers chopping crops. Various shots of Monocotyledons. 'Germination of maize - plumule erect, lance like'. Various shots of maize germinating. 'Roots - maize and iris' Various shots of roots. Underground part of an iris, showing growth in lapsed time photography. 'Leaves - Maize, Iris, Gladiolus'' Long narrow veins from tip to base. Maize leaves fluttering in the wind. Iris growing lance-like, upwards. 'Grasses - Maize' 'Stamens exposed wind pollenated' Various time-lapsed shots of maize growing. 'Coloured Flowers' Opening of a tulip flower. Iris opening. Various shots of flowers opening to reveal stigmas and stamens. Ends

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    91333
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3305.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:06:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:20:00 / 01:47:53:00
    Canister:
    DOCS
    Sort Number:
    DOCS
  • Appears in...

    Collections
    Documentaries
    WorkSpaces
    Empires of Trade - Tobacco and Sugar tropical
    Programmes
    Secrets of Nature
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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