Close

This website uses cookies. You consent the use of cookies by continuing to use this website. See our policy on Data Protection and Privacy, Customer Account & Cookies

Mimosa (Winterhardy Sensitive Plant)

Mimosa is a very diverse genus with numerous annual to herbaceous perennials and deciduous small woody shrubs. Mimosa nuttallii (syn. Schrankia nuttallii) from prairies in North America folds its feathered leaves when touched or exposed to heat. Nice clusters of rose flowers. For any rich, well drained soil in a sunny and protected spot.
Sow seeds flat in any rich, well drained soil and keep pots in a protected spot outside. Seeds require a prolonged cooling period prior to germination in late spring. Carefully transplant young plants to the final spot in the garden as soon as they are strong enough or in autumn after leaves have withered.
All are USDA Climate Zone 6.
20 seeds per package.
Articles
Mimosa nuttallii (Sensitive Rose)

Mimosa nuttallii (Sensitive Rose)

30cm, Sensitive Rose or Catclaw, (syn. Schrankia uncinata) is a very curious herbaceous, spreading, semi-woody shrub with pale pink to rose, puffed flower balls and feathered leaves which react to any touch. It is native of sandy to rocky soils in the Great Plains (USA). For any rich, very well drained soil in a sunny spot. V-VIII.
20 seeds per package.

price (plus Shipping Costs)
seed package 3931 € 7,99*
* This price is valid if a single item is ordered only. The shop will automatically assign discounts on bulk purchases. If several packages are ordered from this species, they will be merged into a single package. Please refer to our General Terms of Business.