The Kousa dogwood fruits look an awful lot like the representations of the Covid virus. Still, they're beautiful and they represent a hope for the future and more dogwood trees.
The seed pods of the Siberian iris have a quiet elegance.
The hollyhocks are super achievers--each flower stalk is covered with seed capsules, each containing many seeds.
The Black-eyed Susans will feed birds and probably chipmunks but there'll be plenty of seeds for propagating.
As we ease into Fall, it's nice to see the promises Nature makes for Spring.