Mimosa pudica: A plant that plays dead when touched. [VIDEO]

Mimosa Pudica: A Plant That Plays Dead When Touched.

Sep 3, 2012 Interesting 278872
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Common in Jamaica and known for its anti-venom properties, the mimosa pudica plays hide and seek with people who get too close. The leaves eventually return to their unfolded state after sucking back water from the stalk.

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