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Yes, but HOW does it do it?

In Flowers, Uncategorized on July 1, 2010 at 12:22 pm

Sensitive plant in flower. Image discovered on Wiki Commons. Thanks, Johan.

The Sensitive Plant should be a plain weed. It gets everywhere, sprouting in your lawn or anywhere there’s a bit of sun. It straggles across the ground, putting out more branches in all directions than your typical bank in a bid (like your typical bank) to enlarge its territory.

It has quite a pretty flower, but don’t for heaven’s sake let it go to seed or your whole garden’s going to go sensitive. Off with its pretty head!

It also makes itself less than popular by being quite spiky. We’re not talking about anything as spiky as Read the rest of this entry »

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