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 U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, Mexico, El Salvador, Ecuador, Honduras, Belize, Costa Rica, Colombia, Nicaragua, Guatemala, Peru, and Panama. They have compound, broad leaves. Flowers are visited by American Bumblebee, Thrinchostoma nachtigali Blüthgen 1930, Thrinchostoma atrum Benoist 1962, and Megachile cincta (Fabricius 1781). Individuals can grow to 1.6 m.
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