Exploding Seed Pods

Exploding Seed Pods

Observation - Exploding Seed Pods. Description: Seed pods seen on Indian Balsam plants; pod exploded when touched at the end where the stem joins it, throwing seeds about 60-100cm, leaving pod casing wound like a spring.

Seed pods seen on Indian Balsam plants; pod "exploded" when touched at the end where the stem joins it, throwing seeds about 60-100cm, leaving pod casing wound like a spring.