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Seed dispersal

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Seed dispersal is the movement or transport of seeds away from the parent plant. Plants have ... There are five main modes of seed dispersal: gravity, wind, ballistic, water, and by animals. Some pl...

Seed Dispersal by wind, water, explosion, animals

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Flowering plants reproduce themselves by producing seeds. The seeds also provide the plants with a way to spread out and grow in new places, sometimes a  ...

Fruit and Seed Dispersal - Boundless

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Seeds dispersed by water are found in light and buoyant fruits, while those dispersed by wind may have specialized wing-like appendages. Animals can ...

Wind Dispersal Of Seeds - Wayne's Word

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Pollination is also accomplished by the wind (or water), and it may also involve ... Wind-dispersed seeds & fruits in different plant families: .... The wing typically has a slight pitch (like a propeller or fan blade), causing the seed to spin as it falls.

Seed Dispersal – FREE Seed Dispersal information | Encyclopedia ...

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Typically the wind-dispersed seeds are developed quickly and dispersed in the same .... Water dispersal is quite effective in estuarian populations of plants.

Seed Dispersal - UTeach Outreach

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Seeds typically remain dormant through the winter and germinate in the ... There are three main types of seed dispersal: animal, wind, and water. Seeds can be ...

Seed Dispersal :: Dispersion of Seeds

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How seeds are dispersed or distributed - by splitting, by wind, by water, by animals and by humans.

Pollination Biology and Fruit Dispersal | BIOL 011 - Courses

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As mentioned earlier, many plants are wind pollinated, including some ... The fruits that angiosperms produce provide a way to disperse seeds away from the parent plant. Although we typically think of fruits as the sweet parts of plants that we eat ... This dispersal prevents competition with the parent tree for light, water, and ...

Seed Dispersal - Ensconet

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Seeds disperse in four main ways, by air, water, animals and self propulsion: 1. ... Many wind dispersed species have parachute-like structures to maximise the length of their ... Seeds typically have a rigid or membranous wing at one end.

Wind Dispersal Of Seeds!

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Pollination is also accomplished by the wind (or water), and it may also involve ... Wind-dispersed seeds & fruits in different plant families: .... The wing typically has a slight pitch (like a propeller or fan blade), causing the seed to spin as it falls.

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Biology of Plants: Seed Dispersal - MBGnet

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Dispersal means scattering or distribution of something. ... plants don't rely on people. Plants rely on animals and wind and water to help scatter their seeds.

Dispersal of Seeds by Water - The Seed Site

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Although seeds of plants that grow in water are obviously spread by water, there ... have very small, light seeds, which can be carried by the wind or by water.

Seed dispersal | Sciencelearn Hub

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Feb 2, 2014 ... Plants disperse their seeds over a wide area to increase their ... The most common methods of seed dispersal are wind, water, animals, ...