The Bacon Tree
Season 1, Episode 19a
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Written by Pete Goldfinger
Storyboards by Chuckles Austen
Directed by Sam Levine
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Original air date October 27, 2012
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The Bacon Tree is the thirty-seventh episode of Season 1 of Robot and Monster.


Robot and Monster plant a bacon tree in order to stockpile bacon, but Monster nurtures the tree too well and it comes to life.



  • The plot of this episode heavily references Little Shop of Horrors.
    • Audrey, the name Monster gave his plant, is the same name of the main leading female character of Little Shop of Horrors as well as the name of the venus fly trap plant beast Audrey II.
  • Although there is no mention of the holiday, this is a Halloween episode, as it aired a few days before October 31st.
  • We see Perry's apartment for the very first time.
  • This episode marks the first time we see Perry, Punch Morley, and Nessie present in Robot and Monster's apartment.
  • This marks the fifth time Ogo is present in the Makin' Bacon.
  • One of the pictures Monster showed in the beginning of the episode was first shown in Apartment 3 1/2.
  • This is the second episode in which Robot censors something of Monster's, the first was on Security Risk when Monster lost his pants. This time, Robot censors a picture in which Monster is placing bacon near his buttocks.
  • This marks the second time Ogo's jetpack has been toyed with. 


(on their way home after Karaoke Night at the Makin' Bacon)

Spitfire: You sounded great tonight.

J.D.: But I didn't sing.

Spitfire: I know. 


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