Updated 28 February 2020

WATCH | What is pollen? An aerobiologist at UCT gives us an overview

How it's produced, the types of plants that produce it, and the difference between insect-pollinated and wind-pollinated plants.

Dr Dilys Berman, aerobiologist at the University of Cape Town (UCT) gives us an overview of pollen.

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