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Northern willowherb (Epilobium ciliatum) seed are borne in long capsules (roughly 5 cm long).

seed pod

Upon maturity, the capsule splits from the apex and releases seed with a white tuft of hairs, which aids in wind dispersal.

Northern willowherb (Epilobium ciliatum)


Northern willowherb (Epilobium ciliatum)


Northern willowherb (Epilobium ciliatum)



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