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Fruit being eaten is a very useful attribute for a plant, just like pollenisation through provision of nectar is often better than wind dispersal. Seeds contain startch and sugar, so seeds are always attractive to animals, so plants with fruit actually dissuade animals from eating the seeds, and encourage the fruit to be eaten in such a way as to be ...


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Seeds are spread by many mechanisms Wind dispersal: When air currents used to spread seeds. Often these plants have evolved features to facilitate wind catching, for example dandelions. Aka, anemochory. Propulsion & bursting: When seeds are propelled from the plant in an such as in these videos. This is called Ballochory. Water: Similarly to wind ...



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