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Question of the Week – Sensitive Briar

Posted by romeethredge on May 7, 2015

Last week I had a photo I took in a wooded area of Sensitive Briar, one of my favorite plants. It is sensitive to the touch and will fold the leaves together, as this has where I just touched the leaf.  The flower reminds me of Horton Hears a Who.

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This week I have some seeds for you to identify. This is a crop that will soon be harvested. What is it and what is it good for?

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2 Responses to “Question of the Week – Sensitive Briar”

  1. That could be lupine or Australian winter pea
    These plants (a legume) puts n in the soil and could be used for grazing

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