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Wild Sensitive Plant (Cassia tora)

WILD SENSITIVE PLANT
Cassia tora Pea or Bean Family Leguminosae
July - September Common
Description: From 6 to 15 inches tall, 6 or more pairs of  leaflets per leaf stem, ovate, sensitive to touch, simular to the partridge pea. Flowers much smaller about 1/4 inch with 5 stamens and 5 petals with the lower being much larger.

Location: sandy soil
 
 
Sensitive Plant (Cassia tora)
Leaves and stem of the Wild Sensitive plant (Cassia tora)
Wild Sensitive Plant Leaf (Cassia tora) profile of ild Sensitive Plant (Cassia tora) FlowerSensitive Plant seed pod

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