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1 Seed Dispersal

2 What is Seed Dispersal? Why Seed Dispersal?
The moving of a plant’s seed away from the parent. Why Seed Dispersal? To reduce competition

3 1. Wind Dispersal Seeds are very light
Shaped so they are easily carried by the wind

4 2. Explosive Fruits suddenly burst open releasing the seeds
Example: Peas

5 3. Water Fruits are waterproof Fruits can float Ex: Coconuts

6 4. Hitchhiker Seeds have hooks on them and become attached to passing animals

7 5. Animal Food Seeds are enclosed in a tasty fruit
Animals eat the fruit Seed passes through unharmed Ex: Blueberries

8 Other Drop and Roll Shakers

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