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Touch me Not Plant Flower

Mimosa pudica


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. - Wikipedia

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Karnataka, India

Lat: 14.99, Long: 75.01

Spotted on Jun 15, 2013
Submitted on Jun 15, 2013


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