#NPOD: Prairie Mimosa #Nativeplants

Prairie Mimosa – Native Plant of the Day 12/6/2017
Photo from 8/4/2013.  Location: Dade County, Ga.
More photos / info at the Desmanthus illinoensis detail page.

Prairie Mimosa, Illinois Bundleflower, Prickleweed, Illinois Desmanthus - Desmanthus illinoensis

Prairie Mimosa – Desmanthus illinoensis

Also NPOD 12/6/2013, 12/6/2014, 12/6/2015, 12/6/2016

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One thought on “#NPOD: Prairie Mimosa #Nativeplants

  1. Chuck Johnson

    I have what seems to be a Prairie Mimosa plant. It dies back in the winter and re-emerges in the spring and grows to about 3 feet. The stalk is about 1/8 to 1/4 inches in diameter. Is this a true Prairie Mimosa? It produces seed pods and seeds as you describe, but how do you get germination for more plants? A picture of a fully developed plant would help.
    Thank you.
    Chuck Johnson


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