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Sensitive briar flowers and leaves

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Yet another plant I saw on April 19th along US 183 in Burnet County was this sensitive briar, Mimosa roemeriana. The common name comes from the fact that if you touch the compound leaves they fold up within a few seconds.

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Written by Steve Schwartzman

May 25, 2014 at 6:01 AM

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