Follicle

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1. Dry, many-seeded fruit that splits along one side (milkweed).

DRYFRUIT.GIF

A comparison of dry fruits - dehiscent.
Source: http://hvp.osu.edu/hcs300/glossary/flower.htm#Dry

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Mature milkweed follicle.
Source: http://www.wiu.edu/AltCrops/Milkweed_files/additional_milkweed_data.htm