In Defense of Plants Podcast

By In Defense of Plants

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Subscribers: 1741
Reviews: 8
Episodes: 100

Jacob P.
 May 19, 2022
Absolutely fantastic! Such passion for the field and has such a great way of engaging with his guests and relaying information to the audience.

Lauren
 Feb 9, 2022

Jon
 Apr 10, 2021
An eye-opening journey into ecology centered on plants. The guests are experts from a diverse range of fields and interests. Each episode is a deep dive that remains acessible, reeling you in and frequntly blowing your mind. Brilliant!


 Mar 31, 2021

Jenna
 Oct 15, 2020
it's good! a wide range of topics, and so much good information! it's really interesting to hear from so many professionals in the world of botany.

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Plants are everything. They are also incredibly interesting. From the smallest duckweed to the tallest redwood, the botanical world is full of wonder. Tune in for a podcast celebrating everything botany.


Episode Date
Ep. 470 - Rethinking Water Lettuce
Apr 21, 2024
Ep. 469 - Blue Butterworts & Friends
Apr 14, 2024
Ep. 468 - Plants, Structure, and Habitat
Apr 07, 2024
Ep. 467 - Roots & the Struggle for Nutrients
Mar 31, 2024
Ep. 466 - Fire in the Mountains
Mar 24, 2024
Ep. 465 - Studying Ancient Wildfires
Mar 17, 2024
Ep. 464 - Back from the Brink
Mar 10, 2024
Ep. 463 - Digitizing an Extinct Tree
Mar 03, 2024
Ep. 462 - Resurrecting an Ancient Toilet Brush Tree
Feb 25, 2024
Ep. 461 - Litter Trappers Revisited
Feb 18, 2024
Ep. 460 - Floral Chemistry Revisited
Feb 11, 2024
Ep. 459 - Pigments & Plant Stress
Feb 04, 2024
Ep. 458 - Plant Stress
Jan 28, 2024
Ep. 457 - The Wild World of Wet Plants
Jan 21, 2024
Ep. 456 - Cattail Invasion Revisited
Jan 14, 2024
Ep. 455 - The Many Mysteries of Seed Dormancy
Jan 07, 2024
Ep. 454 - An Orchid that Smells Like Aphids Revisited
Dec 31, 2023
Ep. 453 - Small Flies & Orchid Diversity Revisited
Dec 24, 2023
Ep. 452 - The Many Mysteries of Orchid Pollination
Dec 17, 2023
Ep. 451 - Darwin & the Art of Botany
Dec 10, 2023
Ep. 450 - Canopy Life in the World's Tallest Trees
Dec 03, 2023
Ep. 449 - Aquascaping Revisited
Nov 26, 2023
Ep. 448 - Why Fish Need Plants
Nov 19, 2023
Ep. 447 - Black Belt Biodiversity
Nov 12, 2023
Ep. 446 - Bats: Friends of Plants
Nov 05, 2023
Ep. 445 - Mountain Longleaf
Oct 29, 2023
Ep. 444 - Steppe Plants Revisited
Oct 22, 2023
Ep. 443 - Flowers & Fire
Oct 15, 2023
Ep. 442 - Of Wolves & Forests
Oct 08, 2023
Ep. 441 - Seed Acceleration
Oct 01, 2023
Ep. 440 - Plants, Bees, and the Microbes They Share
Sep 24, 2023
Ep. 439 - Inside the Illicit Succulent Trade
Sep 17, 2023
Ep. 438 - Dinosaurs & Plants Revisited
Sep 10, 2023
Ep. 437 - Save the Shoal Lily
Sep 03, 2023
Ep. 436 - Red Spruce Restoration
Aug 27, 2023
Ep. 435 - Chara Revisited
Aug 20, 2023
Ep. 434 - Moths are Important Pollinators
Aug 13, 2023
Ep. 433 - What Drives Orchid Diversity?
Aug 06, 2023
Ep. 432 - The Importance of Seagrass
Jul 30, 2023
Ep. 431 - The Mysteries of Lycopod Evolution
Jul 23, 2023
Ep. 430 - Seedlings in the Mycorrhizal Network
Jul 16, 2023
Ep. 429 - Ancient Leaf Homes Revisited
Jul 09, 2023
Ep. 428 - Bama Flora
Jul 02, 2023
Ep. 427 - Unraveling the Mysteries of Mycorrhizal Networks
Jun 25, 2023
Ep. 426 - Plants and Habitat Fragmentation
Jun 18, 2023
Ep. 425 - What Data Tell Us About the "Wood Wide Web"
Jun 11, 2023
Ep. 424 - Uncovering the Mysteries of Galls
Jun 04, 2023
Ep. 423 - Plant-Microbe Interactions are Complex
May 28, 2023
Ep. 422 - Investigating Invasiveness
May 21, 2023
Ep. 421 - Pawpaw & Floral Mimicry Revisited
May 14, 2023
Ep. 420 - Botany in the Big Apple
May 07, 2023
Ep. 419 - Ant Dispersal Revisited
Apr 30, 2023
Ep. 418 - Resisting the Hemlock Woolly Adelgid
Apr 23, 2023
Ep. 417 - Coping with Change as an Alpine Plant
Apr 16, 2023
Ep. 416 - Duckweed Microbiomes
Apr 09, 2023
Ep. 415 - Inside the Minds of Bees
Apr 02, 2023
Ep. 414 - Tales from an Accidental Botanist
Mar 26, 2023
Ep. 413 - Down the Redbud Rabbit Hole
Mar 19, 2023
Ep. 412 - A Trip on the Scrub Mint Time Machine
Mar 12, 2023
Ep. 411 - Chollas & Biodiversity Revisited
Mar 05, 2023
Ep. 410 - Phenology is Important
Feb 26, 2023
Ep. 409 - Butterflies in a Changing World
Feb 19, 2023
Ep. 408 - Prairie Up!
Feb 12, 2023
Ep. 407 - Orchid Bees: Botanical Perfumers
Feb 05, 2023
Ep. 406 - Reconstructing Ancient Plants
Jan 29, 2023
Ep. 405 - Early Land Plants & Earth's Ancient Climate
Jan 22, 2023
Ep. 404 - The Secrets of Vanilla Dispersal
Jan 15, 2023
Ep. 403 - Fossil Bryophytes Revisited
Jan 08, 2023
Ep. 402 - Plant Communities & Trails
Jan 01, 2023
Ep. 401 - Seeing the Forest for its Bats
Dec 25, 2022
Ep. 400 - The Root of an Ancient Mass Extinction
Dec 18, 2022
Ep. 399 - Remembering a Cycad Defender
Dec 11, 2022
Ep. 398 - Tall Trees & the Habitats They Create
Dec 04, 2022
Ep. 397 - Grappling with the Hawthorns
Nov 27, 2022
Ep. 396 - The Secrets of Seagrass Pollination
Nov 20, 2022
Ep. 395 - Botany in the Garden
Nov 13, 2022
Ep. 394 - Insect Herbivory Past & Present
Nov 06, 2022
Ep. 393 - Threats to U.S. Trees
Oct 30, 2022
Ep. 392 - Botanizing Down Under
Oct 23, 2022
Ep. 391 - A Non-Model, Model Plant Group
Oct 16, 2022
Ep. 390 - Pinosaur Revisited
Oct 09, 2022
Ep. 389 - Old Growth Grasslands
Oct 02, 2022
Ep. 388 - Sprucey Soils
Sep 25, 2022
Ep. 387 - A Sequenced Fern Genome
Sep 18, 2022
Ep. 386 - Rethinking Black Walnut Allelopathy
Sep 11, 2022
Ep. 385 - Plants = Habitat
Sep 04, 2022
Ep. 384 - Arborvitae on the Limit
Aug 28, 2022
Ep. 383 - Aroid Pollination is Wild!
Aug 21, 2022
Ep. 382 - The Rediscovery of an Extinct Oak
Aug 14, 2022
Ep. 381 - American Ginseng Revisited
Aug 07, 2022
Ep. 380 - Learning to Grow Plants on the Moon
Jul 31, 2022
Ep. 379 - Tiny Orchids & Protected Forests
Jul 24, 2022
Ep. 378 - Dracula Orchids & the Threat of Gold Mining
Jul 17, 2022
Ep. 377 - The Whitebark Pine's Complicated Future
Jul 10, 2022
Ep. 376 - Adventures in Azalea Pollination
Jul 03, 2022
Ep. 375 - Insights from the Popcorn Flowers
Jun 26, 2022
Ep. 374 - A Milkweed on the Brink
Jun 19, 2022
Ep. 373 - The Sex Lives of Yucca Revisited
Jun 12, 2022
Ep. 372 - Cyanogenic Plants
Jun 05, 2022
Ep. 371 - The Million Orchid Project
May 29, 2022