#NPOD: Sensitive Briar #Nativeplants

Native Plant of the Day 07/12/2015

Photo from 7/12/2007. Location: Grundy County TN

Sensitive Briar – for more information go to the Mimosa microphylla detail page.

Sensitive Briar, Littleleaf Sensitive-briar - Mimosa microphylla

Sensitive Briar, Littleleaf Sensitive-briar – Mimosa microphylla

Sensitive Briar's sensitive leaf in motion

Sensitive Briar’s sensitive leaf in motion

Also NPOD 07/20/2011, 07/20/2012, 07/20/2013, 07/20/2014

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2 thoughts on “#NPOD: Sensitive Briar #Nativeplants

  1. Larry Little

    Hi Gerry,
    I have tried to germinate several species of sensitive plant but the seed either do not sprout or die within a month. I suspect there are complicated dormancy requirements for these plants. Usually legumes are easy from seed but not these.
    Any ideas on germination?

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