Touch Me Not plant

Touch Me Not plant (Mimosa pudica) are growing with pink flowers and red fruits.

Mimosa pudica is commonly called sensitive plant, sleepy plant, action plant, touch-me-not, shameplant. It is a creeping flowering plant of the pea family Fabaceae. Leaves of Touch me not plant fold inward and droop when touched or shaken, defending themselves from harm, and re-open a few minutes later. This plant is easily visible in Assam. The common name of Touch Me Not plant in Assamese language is Lajuki Bon, Nilaji Bon.


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