Mimosa, Powderpuff


Mimosa Powderpuff
Also known as: Mimosa strigillosa, Sunshine Mimosa



Mimosa, Powderpuff 
Also known as: Mimosa strigillosa, Sunshine Mimosa

Native Perennial Groundcover:  Magical, spherical flowers composed of inch-long, purplish pink stamens, each tipped with a tiny dot of bright yellow pollen. Excellent fine-textured ground cover that withstands mowing. Larval plant for several butterflies. Drought tolerant once established.

Mimosa Root stock will be available only during the dormant months of December, January and February.  Sold as bare root that will be 10-12 inches long in each bundle of 5 or 10 per bundle. 

Hardiness Zone: 8 to 9

Light: Full Sun to part shade

Mature Growth Height: 6 inches

Soil: average to moist area, well drained, will tolerant dry soil once established.

Habitat: Moist to mesic – pinelands, streambanks, disturbed areas. Not salt tolerant.

Blooms: Spring into summer

Wildlife: Flowers are attractive to butterflies, bees & hummingbirds

Larval Host: Little Sulfur butterfly

Additional information


5 Bare Root, 10 Bare Root, Starter Liner, 1 Quart, 1 Gallon