Sensitive Plant

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HEIRLOOM. Mimosa pudica seeds, also known as the "Sensitive Plant", "Shy Plant", or "Touch-Me-Not". These seeds, once germinated, will grow into a plant that responds to being touched. Its delicate leaflets will curl upwards when you brush them with your finger, similarly to a Venus Fly Trap. This plant is excellent as both an indoor houseplant as well as an outdoor garden plant: its pink, puffy flowers are beautiful to look at and its rapid leaf movement is entertaining to watch. These plant seeds are a perfect gift for the novice gardener and experienced botanist alike.

Season: Annual
USDA Zones: 3 - 10
Height: 12 inches
Bloom Season: Mid summer
Bloom Color: Pink
Environment: Full sun to partial shade
Soil Type: Rich, moist soil, pH 6.6 - 7.5

Temperature: 65 - 70F
Average Germ Time: 5 - 10 days
Light Required: Yes
Depth: Plant the seeds 1/8 th inch deep
Sowing Rate: 2 - 3 seeds per plant
Moisture: Keep seeds moist until germination
Plant Spacing: 15 inches