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...
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
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.
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.
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, ...
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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 ...
Seeds dispersed by water are found in light and buoyant fruits, while those
dispersed by wind may have specialized wing-like appendages. Animals can ...
Typically the wind-dispersed seeds are developed quickly and dispersed in the
same .... Water dispersal is quite effective in estuarian populations of plants.
Gravity dispersal also allows for later transmission by water or animal. ... Wind
dispersal can take on one of two primary forms: seeds can float on the breeze or
When ripe, pores in the side of the fruit open, allowing the tiny seeds to shake out
. ... as they fall from the tree, providing a longer time for dispersal by wind.