Mimosa Pudica

Economic Importance of ‘Touch me Not’ Plant Mimosa Pudica

Common Name: Touch Me Not plant, Lajwanti Family:  Fabaceae Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae Genus: Mimosa Species: pudica Native: South America Description: The plant is a creeping annual or perennial flowering plant of the pea/legume family. The plant can be easily identified due to its characteristic closing of30