More Seeds

Milkweed (Asclepias).  Didn’t see the plant in flower, so I can’t say which species.  October 28, Shenandoah National Park, parking lot at Riprap Hollow trailhead.

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closeup of seeds

 

 

 

 

 

 

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unripe pods not quite ready

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fly!  be free!

 

 

 

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I just love how they form little balloons as they’re getting ready to go…

 

 

 

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…and embrace the sky

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