Jonathan Drori: Pollination - The Beautiful Tricks of Flowers

TED Ideas Worth Spreading (Original posting May 2011)

In this visually dazzling talk, Jonathan Drori shows the extraordinary ways flowering plants -- over a quarter million species -- have evolved to attract insects to spread their pollen: growing 'landing-strips' to guide the insects in, shining in ultraviolet, building elaborate traps, and even mimicking other insects in heat. 

http://www.ted.com/talks/jonathan_drori_the_beautiful_tricks_of_flowers