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Learn how to grow mimosa pudica (sensitive plant). Growing mimosa pudica plant is fun. It's famous for its habit of closing up its foliage in night or when touched.

How to Grow 'Touch me Not' Plant

this plant is so cool! It has a defense mechanism where the leaves fold together when they are brushed up against to appear wilted because a predator is going to choose a healthy thriving plant to graze upon vs. a wilting one

Mimosa pudica or 'touch me not' plant is grown as an ornamental plant in pots indoors as well as in the garden for its beautiful foliage that looks like fern and its flowers that looks like fluffy ball. The most interesting feature of mimosa pudica plant (sensitive plant) is its ability to fold the leaves when touched that is why it is called 'touch me not'.

How to Grow 'Touch me Not' Plant

Learn how to grow mimosa pudica (sensitive plant). Growing mimosa pudica plant is fun. It's famous for its habit of closing up its foliage in night or when touched.

Top 10 self-seeding plants for a cottage garden. These low-maintenance self-seeding plants spread around your garden for a relaxed style

Top 10 self-seeding plants for a fuss-free cottage garden

Top 10 self-seeding plants for a cottage garden. These low-maintenance self-seeding plants spread around your garden for a relaxed style - My Cottage Garden

It’s not a bird or a plane but it is sure is fun to grow. The tickle me plant goes by many names but all can agree that it's a must have in the home, especially if you have kids. Find out more here.

Growing Tickle Me Plants: How To Grow And Care For Tickle Me Houseplants

It’s not a bird or a plane but it is sure is fun to grow. The tickle me plant goes by many names but all can agree that it& a must have in the home, especially if you have kids.

Impatiens capensis - Spotted Touch-me-not: Available at Prairie Moon Nursery

Impatiens capensis - Spotted Touch-me-not: Available at Prairie Moon Nursery

Thigmonasty or seismonasty is the nastic response of a plant or fungus to touch or vibration. Conspicuous examples of thigmonasty include many species in the leguminous subfamily Mimosoideae, active carnivorous plants such as Dionaea, and a wide range of pollination mechanisms. [x]See more of the “Touch-Me-Not” plant (Mimosa pudica) here.

Mimosa pudica "Pudica" is the Latin word for "shy" or "bashful," which is an .

While touch-me-nots are one of nature’s funnest games, these plants will also stop poison ivy in its tracks.

While touch-me-nots are one of nature’s funnest games, these plants will also stop poison ivy in its tracks.

Tickle Me Houseplant: How To Make A Tickle Me Plant Grow -  It’s not a bird or a plane but it is sure is fun to grow. The tickle me plant goes by many names but all can agree that it's a must have in the home, especially if you have kids. Find out more here.

Growing Tickle Me Plants: How To Grow And Care For Tickle Me Houseplants

It’s not a bird or a plane but it is sure is fun to grow. The tickle me plant goes by many names but all can agree that it's a must have in the home, especially if you have kids. Find out more here.

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Mimosa pudica (from Latin: pudica "shy, bashful or shrinking"; also called sensitive plant and the touch-me-not), is a creeping annual or perennial herb often grown for its curiosity value: the compound leaves fold inward and droop when touched or shaken, re-opening minutes later. The species is native to South America and Central America, but is now a pantropical weed. WANT.

The mimosa pudica plant aka 'Zombie Plant' is a sensitive plant species that folds in it's leaves when it is touched. SImilar to the plants from Avatar, as a defense mechanism the zombie plant will cr.

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