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