Mimosa pudica - Sensitive Plant

This species rocks! It is a creeping plant, with sensitive leaves that respond to touch, heat or wind. When you touch the leaves they quickly close for a few minutes. It is from tropical America and it loves a lot of sun and heat.

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This species rocks! It is a creeping plant, with sensitive leaves that respond to touch, heat or wind. When you touch the leaves they quickly close for a few minutes. It is from tropical America and it is very easy to grow. IIt just loves a lot of sun and heat. It can be grown in containers and saved indoors in colder climates. Pink flowers occur throughout the warm season.


Pictures from Wikimedia Commons:

The Drawing, by Francisco Manuel Blanco (O.S.A.) - Flora de Filipinas [...] Gran edicion [...] [Atlas II].[1], Dominio público, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=5173863

The opening leaf, by Pancrat - Trabajo propio, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=10035476

Cultivation Protected
Presentation Potted Plant
Botanical family Fabaceae
Plant type Woody
Care Pot
Shape Trees