How are the seeds of weeds spread?

Answer Answer Depends on the weed. Weeds use every type of seed dissemination that other plants use. For example, dandelion seeds are sent aloft and grow wherever the parachuted-seeds land. Bamboo (often ... Read More »

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What are the best ways to control the spread of invasive plants so they do not become weeds?

AnswerWhen buying plants everyone makes mistakes and even the avid gardeners. A great garden is well planned, but sometimes we see something we like and don't think of it taking over the whole gard... Read More »

How seeds are spread?

Seeds may be spread by:- Wind (eg dandelion sugar steelers) Animals (eg burs that stick to your clothing or seeds that pass through the gut) Water (eg coconuts) Mechanics (eg the squirting cucu... Read More »

How to Spread Seeds?

Nature spreads seeds through a wide variety of clever methods. Some seeds are appetizing to animals who eat them and defecate them widely. Other seeds are lined with with fluff that allows the seed... Read More »

How are pumpkin seeds spread?

Husks capable of passing through digestive systems encase pumpkin seeds; thus, the natural spread of pumpkin seeds is done via animal dispersal. In other words, after an animal has swallowed a pump... Read More »