4" Mimosa - Piante Plants

4" Mimosa

Regular price $16.99 Sale price $14.44

Mimosa, also known as Sensitive Plant, can easily catch anyone’s attention with its unique and captivating features. The prickly tropical and creeping shrub is a fun houseplant to have – especially when you have kids around! The leaves may look plain and simple, but they definitely are worthy of recognition. Each leaf features feather-like fronds that respond to touch or other movements by rapidly folding inward and drooping. Thus, the nicknames Sensitive Plant and Shame Plant. The plant also features small fluffy pink or purple flowers.

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Our plants come in standard grower pots.

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Most customers receive their orders in 3-5 business days from purchase.

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Plant Type

Tropical

Plant Feature

Plant Care

High Light

High light plants require full sunlight to assume their full potential, which means they need at least 6 hours of direct, bright light a day. The brightest spot in your home is the best place to put them.

High Water

These plants require frequent irrigation to achieve the best performance. They need watering 3 to 4 times a week since these plants are typically fast-growing and shallow-rooted.

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Plant Care Tips

Also known as sensitive plant, this plant reacts to touch and closes quickly to protect itself from high winds, rain and predators. It reopens within a few minutes of closing. Make sure your plant gets plenty of light, and can even take direct morning sun.

Plant Origin

Mimosa are native to the Americas, are far north as Maryland. It is known as an invasice species in southeast Asia and the Pacific Islands.

Shipped With Care

Greenhouse to Door

Plant Care begins in the greenhouse. We want to send you our best, to do that, we ship in custom boxes made with plant safety in mind. We guarantee the quality of all plants that are sent from our home to yours.