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.

Hardiness Zone: 8 to 9

Light: Full Sun to part shade

Mature Growth: 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

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Starter Liner, 1 Quart, 1 Gallon