Mimosa pudica (Sensitive Plant) is a species of shrub in the family Fabaceae. They are climbers. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to Panama, Guatemala, Ecuador, Colombia, Honduras, Puerto Rico, Peru, Costa Rica, Mexico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Belize, El Salvador, and Nicaragua. They have compound, broad leaves. Flowers are visited by Thrinchostoma atrum, Ceratina ericia, Exomalopsis, and Nomia viridicincta. Individuals can grow to 1.6 m.
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