When Wind is Not Wind

Grass is one of the clever plants of our planet. Look how these grasses are using the weight of snow to bend their stalks down. When the snow falls off in a breeze, or under heating by the sun, the stalks spring back with a snap and, if lucky, release a seed or two, scattering it up to a half metre away.P2160424
And that’s how grass walks!

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