Pop open our curiosity!
Jewelweed capsules explode open, propelling seeds here and there. Pop! Do it again! Pop, hop! Pop, hop, drop! Pods pop! We wonder: Why don't the thin seedpods burst open like the thick ones do? How does the capsule turn into a green coil? How can we catch the jewelweed seeds? How many seeds are there in a pod? What happens to the bees when they’re “swallowed” inside the flowers? Why does the largest patch of jewelweed grow near Bussey Brook? Can I plant a seed at home? What d