Pods that have been ejected from the mother fruit.
Mother fruit with some of pods ejected - central area is where pods were attached prior to ejection.
This photo is not color-enhanced--- these fruit are amazing......
Previous photo cropped to center
This is a whole fruit getting ready for the explosion. This one is about the size of a medium watermelon, and must weigh 15 pounds.
Holding two pods - a little less brilliant in color a day after ripening and falling to the ground. //ambergriscaye.com/forum/ubbthreads.php/ubb/showflat/Number/413392/ is an older thread on this amazing plant