Mystery Seed of the Week 213

Once again, the pods may help you identify the seeds.

mystery-seed-213-seed-podsThe pods are pretty tough.

mystery-seed-213-pod-1They are often opened by birds who are trying to get at the seeds inside.

mystery-seed-213-11Inside the pods are numerous small seeds.

mystery-seeds-213-manyDo you recognize what plant these seeds are from? If you choose to, please leave a comment with your ideas.

Thanks to the volunteers at the Desert Botanical Garden who donated these for the photograph.

New mystery seeds and Seed of the Week answers are posted on Tuesdays.

Edit:  The answer is now posted.


  1. sara

    The seed heads remind me a bit of evening primrose. Funny, I’ve never tried emptying one out to see what was inside.

  2. Roberta

    Good to hear from you, Sara. Taking time to look into seed pods has been the amazing part about this project. 🙂

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