To a photographer (this one, anyway) the empty milkweed pod can be as interesting as the one filled with seeds and floss or down.
Cattail pond, Matthaei Botanical Gardens,
Ann Arbor, Michigan
November 27, 2012
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From Dried Seeds Blooms and Grasses in Fall and Winter