Tooth of the lion
These guys really know how to propagate. I was observing the stages of the process the other day--part of the Things I get to do today when I have everything else done. This is where you are supposed to laugh. When does anyone, even a "get-to" person, have everything else done? But back to the guys/gals in my yard and their techniques for spreading the word and themselves.
|Growing tall to catch the wind|
|Full blown, full bloom|
Upon reaching full potential, the seed head stands straight up and grows quickly--several inches in a day or so--so that the pretty, puffy seeds can catch the wind and make a million more plants. Indeed these Lions' Teeth have quite a bite.