Nature is incomprehensible. In it is contained far more wonders that human mind can ever understand. However, advancements in technology has made it possible for us get a little closer to nature’s mystifying mysteries.
Touch-me-nots, violet flowers and squirting cucumbers are just a few examples among many plants that have one weird thing in common – a fancy way of spreading their seeds.
By the name itself, touch-me-nots react to even the slightest touch creating a display of seeds shooting up – like a firework!
The seeds of violet flowers are crammed inside a pod. Due to the intense pressure inside, the seeds have to give.
And the squirting cucumbers which when vibrated will send their seed pods rocketing away!
Watch more of these exploding plants with these videos below: