|Written by||Judy Freudberg|
|Directed by|| Ted May|
|Video|| Flowers, Bananas & More!|
Elmo and Zoe's Scientific Exploration
| First Appearance|
| Earliest Known Appearance|
| ||Elmo opens his door to an avalanche of flowers and plants, and is raised off the floor by a tree.|
| || Dorothy wants to know how you give water to a plant.
Note: a clip of this instert appears in the 2002-2008 intrro.
| ||Mr. Noodle's brother Mr. Noodle takes a drinking glass out of his pocket, fills it with water and takes a drink. He fills up the glass again and tries to let the plant drink from one of its leaves and offers it a straw before pouring the water into its pot. In response, the plant shoots a stream of water back into his face.|
| ||Kids water their Geraniums and potted trees while a baby chews his finger in front of a stuffed toy flower.|
| ||Elmo counts 9 squirrels in a tree before he realizes that it was one squirrel popping out 9 times to fool Elmo.|
| ||Elmo asks Drawer what else grows out of the ground, such as carrots, orange trees and worms that live in the ground. Except for Slimey who lives in Oscar's trash can.|
Elmo shows a video about his friend Cody who grew his own plant.
Note: Elmo narrates this film since Cody has Down Syndrome.
| ||The Flower Plant and Tree Channel shows a cartoon with the Tree Lady about how to grow trees.|
| ||A cactus tells Elmo that he's a plant even though he doesn't have leaves, and even shows Elmo how he can grow a flower on the spot. Elmo tries to water him, but the cactus tells him he doesn't need that much water. A tumbleweed rolls by to inform Elmo that lots of other plants that live in the desert.|
| || ||Dorothy imagines Elmo living in a big city watering his plants, and as a construction worker. Next, Elmo appears at the bottom of the ocean where there's plenty of water. Finally, Elmo appears as Tarzan in the jungle, where lots and lots of plants live.|
| ||Elmo shows his expose called, Stinky the Plant.|