Vavilov and the first seed banks | Botany: A Blooming History

Nikolai Vavilov’s work crossing plant varieties led him to establish the first seed bank.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 3'16''
  • Broadcast year: 2011
Curriculum Connection
  • Biology | Genetics and Evolution | Evolution, inheritance and variation | Classification

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  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Four
  • Programme: Botany: A Blooming History
  • Episode: Hidden World