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Snapweed, jewelweed, balsam, touch-me-not, or impatiens capensis seeds

I loved squeezing the seed pods of these plants when I was a kid. We called these touch-me-nots. (The name came back to me after I read this article about them.)

 

hootowlhollow.blogspot.com/2012/01/impatiens-capensis.html

 

Interesting article-you should read it. I'm glad I did!

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Taken on September 21, 2012