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black mimosa
Mimosa pigra
black mimosa Pea Family
Mimosa pigra Fabaceae
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common names
  black mimosa
  amourette
  bashful plant
  catclaw mimosa
  dormilona
  giant mimosa
  thorny sensitive plant
accepted scientific name
  Mimosa pigra L.
rules for finding collection records
  Mimosa pellita (7)
  Mimosa pigra (196)
family name
  Fabaceae
Image Author: USDA APHIS PPQ - Oxford, North Carolina, Bugwood.org
Image License: CC BY
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Category: Shrubs
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate, Compound
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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Riparian
Disturbed
Wetland
Forest
Brush
Native Plant Status
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native Not Native
native Not Present

Invasive in some regions.
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