A time lapse of a Rose of Jericho (Selaginella lepidophylla). After being exposed to water, the plant turns from a dried tumbleweed to a green fern over the course of several hours.

Check out my behind the scenes interview with The Smithsonian:
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/video-contest/in-motion-workshop-rose-of-jericho/

Music: Alexandre Desplat - Morning tears

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