SEED STRUCTURES

EXAMPLES

    Acer grandidentatum
      samara (wing), schizocarp
    Yucca elata
      capsule - septicidal
      wing
    Chilopsis linearis
      capsule - loculicidal
      hairs
    Canotia holocantha
      capsule - loculicidal and septicidal
      wing
    Atriplex patula
      achene
      connivent bracts !
    Wyethia amplexicaulis
      achenes
      bracts, more bracts
    Quercus kelloggii
      nut (acorn)
    Sorghum halapense
      caryopsis
    Acacia constricta
      legume
    Gossypium thurberi
      capsule loculicidal hairs
    Fraxinus anomala
      samara
    Rosa woodsii
      pome
    Cardiospermum sp.
      caruncle
    Hyoscyamis niger
      capsule circumscissil
    Camelina microcarpa
      silicle
    Osmorhiza chilensis
      awn
    Orobanche multiflora
      alveolate
    Plantago insularis
      sulcus
    Eleocharis rostellata
      tubercle
      cellular reticulation