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Seed dispersal - Wikipedia

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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...

Biology of Plants: Seed Dispersal - MBGnet

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Animals disperse seeds in several ways. First, some plants, like the burr at left, have barbs or other structures that get tangled in animal fur or feathers, and are ...

Seed Dispersal - The Seed Site

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When you plant seeds too thickly in a pot, you can see that they grow tall and leggy, and each plant is weak and spindly. The various methods of seed dispersal ...

Seed dispersal - BBC

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Seed dispersal. Seeds are dispersed away from each other and from the parent plant so that there is less competition. The commonest methods of seed ...

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May 20, 2012 ... Seeds can be wind dispersed, carried by animals, or germinated by fire. ... Seed parts ,Seed germination process ,Seed dispersal methods for ...

The ingenious ways plants disperse their seeds - Antranik.org

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Jul 28, 2011 ... Small seeds, however, contain only a limited food supply for the germinating seedling. So there are trade offs between dispersal distance and ...

Seed Dispersal

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Another strategy for seed dispersal is to use animals to carry seeds to suitable ... There are several methods plants use to get animals to carry their seeds. 1.

Fruit and seed dispersal - Bioimages

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Acer rubrum (red maple) - Maple fruits are winged, two-seeded samaras. They spin like helicopters as they fall from the tree, providing a longer time for dispersal ...

Fruit and Seed Dispersal - Boundless

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Learn more about fruit and seed dispersal in the Boundless open textbook. Some fruits can ... Summarize the ways in which fruits and seeds may be dispersed ...

How do plants disperse their seeds? | Reference.com

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Because plants are rooted to the ground, they have evolved with a variety of different seed dispersal methods to propel seeds some distance away from the ...

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Seed dispersal | Sciencelearn Hub

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Feb 2, 2014 ... Plants disperse their seeds over a wide area to increase their chances of growth and survival. The most common methods of seed dispersal are ...

Seed Dispersal Answer - Zephyrus

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Answer: Seeds can be dispersed in four ways: 1. Wind dispersal: dandelions have fruits with parachutes of hairs that catch the wind and are blown about.

Seeds on the Move - Seed Dispersal for Kids - Kids Discover

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Sep 26, 2013 ... Probably the most entertaining of seed dispersal methods is mechanical. Some plants have developed the ability to “launch” their seeds away ...