Seed dispersal is the movement or transport of seeds away from the parent plant.
Plants have very limited mobility and consequently rely upon a variety of ...
What does the word "dispersal" mean? Dispersal means scattering or distribution
of something. What is a fruit? Fruit is the part of the plant that protects seeds as ...
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
May 20, 2012 ... Seeds need to get away from their parent plant to thrive. Seeds can be wind
dispersed, carried by animals, or germinated by fire. A Cornell ...
Strategies for seed dispersal: Animal. Another strategy for seed dispersal is to
use animals to carry seeds to suitable locations. There are several methods
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
How seeds are dispersed or distributed - by splitting, by wind, by water, by
animals and by humans.
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 ...
Oct 10, 2007 ... Plant seeds can be dispersed in a number of different ways. Some seeds are
transported by wind, and have seeds designed to float, glide or ...
The Seedy Side of Plants. Shooting Seeds, Burrowing Seeds. Some seeds shoot
like tiny missiles. Others drill themselves into the soil.