Mimosa Pudica, Touch me not, Chui mui - Plant

Touch me not plant is a source of fascination to adults and children alike.
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1Mimosa Pudica, Touch me not, Chui mui - Plant
25 inch (13 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)

About Mimosa Pudica

Interesting fact: The most interesting feature of Mimosa pudica plant (sensitive plant) is its ability to fold the leaves when touched that is why it is called touch me not.

mimosa pudica is a tropical plant but in cold climate, you can grow it in the pot and keep it indoors in winter. The stem is erect, slender and branching. The leaves are bipinnate. This plant produces small, pink, powder-puff like flowers in the summer.

Plant Specifications

Plant Height12 inch (30 cm)
Plant Spread 6 inch (15 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Mimosa Pudica, Touch me not, Chui Mui, Sensitive plant, Shy plant, Shame plant
Maximum Reachable Height Up to 24 inches
Flower Colour Pink
Bloom Time Summer
Difficulty Level Easy to grow

Planting and care

  • Water a plant when the soil feels dry to touch. Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering for the winter & rainy season.
  • Try to water the plants in the morning around 8-10am.
  • You should remove dead, infected or damaged plant parts and throw in the garbage collector.
  • You should prune and fertilize a plant mostly in the spring season.
  • When a plant grows beyond its limit and pot size not providing enough space for the spread of roots, re-pot with fresh soil and some fertilizer.
  • While re-potting, try not to disturb the roots. Avoid any drastic change in the provided environment otherwise, the plants may get stress/shock.
  • For any insect attack or disease, you can use Neem oil, Eucalyptus oil or Citrus oil spray for primary treatment.

    Mimosa Pudica care

    Touch me not plant is propagated by seeds and cuttings. Its an extremely easy plant to grow and germinates quickly. Seed sowing must be done when a temperature is warm. This plant prefers sun to light shade sites with well-draining and moderately fertile soil.

    Sunlight Full to partial sunlight
    Watering Moderately
    Soil Well-drained soil
    Temperature 20 to 40 degrees C
    Fertilizer Apply any organic fertilizer

    Mimosa Pudica special feature

    Ability to fold the leaves when touched.

    Mimosa Pudica uses

    Ornamental Use:

    • The plant is used for an ornamental purpose

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    What is another name for a Mimosa Pudica?

    Mimosa Pudica is commonly known as Mimosa Pudica, Touch me not, Chui Mui, Sensitive plant, Shy plant, Shame plant

    How tall do Mimosa Pudica grow?

    On average Mimosa Pudica grows Up to 24 inches

    What color are Mimosa Pudica?

    A Mimosa Pudica plant bears flowers of color Pink

    When Mimosa Pudica blooms?

    With enough light, Mimosa Pudica may produce Pink flowers in Summer

    How hard is Mimosa Pudica to grow?

    A Mimosa Pudica is Easy to grow

    How much sunlight does a Mimosa Pudica need?

    A Mimosa Pudica prefers Full to partial sunlight

    How much water does a Mimosa Pudica need?

    A Mimosa Pudica prefers watering Moderately

    What kind of soil does a Mimosa Pudica need?

    A Mimosa Pudica prefers Well-drained soil

    What temperature does a Mimosa Pudica like?

    A Mimosa Pudica prefers 20 to 40 degrees C

    How often should I fertilize my Mimosa Pudica?

    To encourage Mimosa Pudica growth, Apply any organic fertilizer



    Reviews

    Saturday, 14 March 2020

    Keep it away from harsh direct sunlight to prevent leaf burn.

    prema

    Saturday, 29 February 2020

    Looking Good ....survived!!!!!!

    SONAL GUPTA

    Sunday, 16 February 2020

    How often should i water it and does it come with soil or should i get my own soil?

    Paras Mahajan

    Thursday, 06 February 2020

    Does the plant need regular trimming?

    Sriram Sena

    Monday, 25 November 2019

    This plants collection is awesome!!! I would recommend it to everyone.

    Nilda Leonardo

    Sunday, 24 November 2019

    Perfectly OK for indoor use with artificial lighting.

    kaushik

    Wednesday, 20 November 2019

    This plant can be grown anywhere in the house in?indirect sunlight.

    Rohit Chaturvedi

    Monday, 04 November 2019

    I really impressed with live plant I purchased online from nurserylive, the packaging was superb.. Thanks

    Joshi Prisy

    Friday, 01 November 2019

    I have got a healthy plant with great packageing.Thanks to nurserylive to give me a great satisfaction.

    Namira Praveen

    Tuesday, 29 October 2019

    Super happy with this. The packaging was great and the plant itself is exactly what I wanted.

    Sonal Pandey

    Wednesday, 23 October 2019

    Such a great variety of options!

    Naresh Jhorar

    Sunday, 20 October 2019

    Exactly what I wanted and couldn t locate in any of our local shops! Thanks

    Mukesh I

    Wednesday, 16 October 2019

    They are the most beautiful, glossy, healthy plants I ve ever seen.

    Minerva Saikia

    Wednesday, 16 October 2019

    Low maintenance perennial indoor potted plant

    Shivansh Karwa

    Wednesday, 09 October 2019

    Love how cute the plant is..

    Krishna Kumar

    Monday, 30 September 2019

    I really impressed with live plant I purchased online from nurserylive, the packaging was superb.. Thanks

    Canute DSouza

    Sunday, 01 July 2018

    This plants collection is awesome!!! I would recommend it to everyone.

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    Saturday, 30 June 2018

    Wow plant in excellent shape.

    Navin Honnavar

    Wednesday, 27 June 2018

    when I opened the box I was amazed at how well this plant was packaged and how healthy they all were.

    Aparna

    Wednesday, 27 June 2018

    Properties of this plant makes it??great houseplants.

    Vinita Singh

    Wednesday, 20 June 2018

    VERY nice im so Happy for this plant

    Pukhrambam Kavita

    Thursday, 14 June 2018

    Where did you get the round plant stands with the feet on them?

    Charuka Sachdev

    Thursday, 14 June 2018

    I have been growing exotic plants for 50 years

    Bala Subramaniam

    Thursday, 14 June 2018

    This plant initially takes time to grow.

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    Sunday, 10 June 2018

    Have never ordered plants on line before but want to tell you how absolutely thrilled I am with the plants.

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    Sunday, 10 June 2018

    ?What if i keep this plant in the office where it is AC? Will it survive there?

    sneha

    Tuesday, 05 June 2018

    This Exotic Plant looks so beautiful.

    Roopam Shahi

    Sunday, 03 June 2018

    Young ones adapt better

    kalai

    Saturday, 02 June 2018

    I have got a healthy plant with great packageing.Thanks to nurserylive to give me a great satisfaction.

    Girija Menon

    Thursday, 31 May 2018

    Perfectly shipped with care... Live plant is healthy...

    Cinthya M. Marquez

    Thursday, 31 May 2018

    Fresh and beautiful, Must buy!

    Lincy Thomas

    Thursday, 31 May 2018

    Quick delivery, good price

    Neel Mishra

    Wednesday, 30 May 2018

    Easy plant to grow quickly and provide the rooms with a colourful leaf display

    Shakil Anwar

    Monday, 28 May 2018

    I really impressed with live plant I purchased online from nurserylive, the packaging was superb.. Thanks

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    Monday, 28 May 2018

    I ve never ordered a plant online before. Will the plant not die doing delivery?

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    Thursday, 24 May 2018

    Good packaging and good plants& Nice deals...

    anurag vaid

    Wednesday, 23 May 2018

    Came with good package. Nice thick stem and with wet coco peat but nothing came out of the pack. Got a healthy plant

    Madhu Grover

    Monday, 21 May 2018

    Some leaves are green and some leaves are greenish yellow but anyway it looks great!

    poovazhagi

    Sunday, 20 May 2018

    is the pot and soil included?

    Mamathashree Sonu

    Sunday, 20 May 2018

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    Friday, 18 May 2018

    Have never ordered plants on line before but want to tell you how absolutely thrilled I am with the plants.

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    Tuesday, 15 May 2018

    I like very much this product.also i received a free gift on my order,i suggest everyone to buy N.L.

    Ashima Gulia

    Friday, 11 May 2018

    Couldn t find it anywhere else.

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    Monday, 07 May 2018

    Wow plant in excellent shape.

    Daityari Charan Nahak

    Monday, 07 May 2018

    Exactly what I wanted and couldn t locate in any of our local shops! Thanks

    Boddula Ravi

    Monday, 07 May 2018

    Plant was healthy and growing.Delivered in well packed protective method. Appreciable. Thank you

    Sherly Uthup

    Saturday, 17 February 2018

    Such a great variety of options!

    Shweta Manju Sharma

    Sunday, 11 February 2018

    Plants are a great way to bring a little natural beauty indoors.

    Kiran Mayi

    Tuesday, 24 October 2017

    ?How many years will it live?

    Ashima Gulia

    Wednesday, 30 August 2017

    What are other names of this plant?

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