|catclaw mimosa|| USDA PLANTS Symbol: MIPI
U.S. Nativity: Exotic
Habit: Shrub or Subshrub
|Mimosa pigra L.|
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Taxonomic Rank: Magnoliopsida: Fabales: Fabaceae (Leguminosae)
|Synonym(s): amourette, bashful plant, black mimosa, dormilona, giant mimosa, thorny sensitive plant|
Identification, Biology, Control and Management Resources
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This map is incomplete and is based only on current site and county level reports made by experts and records obtained from USDA Plants Database. For more information, visit www.eddmaps.org
State(s) Where Reported invasive.
Based on state level agency and organization lists of invasive plants from WeedUS database.
|Invasive Listing Sources:|
|Faith Campbell, 1998|
|Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council|
|Reichard, Sarah. 1994. Assessing the potential of invasiveness in woody plants introduced in North America. University of Washington Ph.D. dissertation.|