Is seed dispersal better in tall or short plants?

Answer On One Hand: Height Means RangeThe farther a seed pod has to fall to reach the ground, the farther away it can be blown by the wind. This means the seeds will fall in a greater dispersion area the ... Read More »

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Are tall or short milkweed plants better for seed dispersal?

On One Hand: Height Has BenefitsThe short flat seeds of the milkweed, which are attached by silky, downy threads, are easily caught and carried away from the parent plants by the wind. As long as ... Read More »

What are the two methods of seed dispersal?

Early Birch Tree Seed Dispersal?

The dispersal of birch seeds was among the many topics addressed by author and naturalist Henry David Thoreau during the last years of his life. From 1852 to his death in 1862, Thoreau studied the ... Read More »

Can hybrid plants that dont produce seed still pollinate other plants?

yes. in most (highly) hybridized plants seeds are produced but are either infertile or the genetics of the plant prohibit successful fertilization and the production of seed.this is very common occ... Read More »