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16245 S US Hwy 71
Belton, MO 64012
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Mimosa microphylla
Mimosa microphylla
Common Name: Sensitive Briar
This interesting species can be found throughout the southeastern United States. The plant is easy to identify becasue of its pom-pom inflorescences, prickly stems, and sensitive leaflets. The leaflets fold together immediately after being disturbed and usually unfold about 3-5 minutes later. Widespread and abundant from May through September, on roadsides and in open fields.
Height: 12-18 Inches
Spread: 12-18 Inches
USDA Hardiness Zone: 5-9