|“|| O' the great green, I request your strength.|
Spread us that gift, ends all deaths.
The Green Giant (緑の巨人) is a legendary creature of the Green Planet and is considered as the god, savior, and protect of all the plants.
In the manga version of the movie, the Green Giant is a god who stopped the wars between plants and animals. He separated the animals and protected the plants from further attack. From then, the plants woshipped him as their protector and savior.
However, Lire also heard a different legend about the Green Giant as a creature of destruction, born to destroy all the animals. Also, the Green Giant possess an ability to transport all plant lives from Earth to the Green Planet.
To awake the Green Giant inn the anime version , Lire must be the one to approve the ceremony. She must also chants the following words.
At first, the ceremony appeared to not work, however, as Kibou is filled with rage and sadness, he began to transform and absorb the giant with the heart of Green Giant and transformed into a large giant tree.
In the manga, only the approval is needed and no chant is required.