Captured moments – Fragrant Sensitive briar

Good morning

Still one of my favorite flowers of summer, the Sensitive briar (Mimosa microphylla Dryand), has a small bright pink flower with a delightful fragrance.  The vine is prickly, but it is worth a few finger sticks to get close enough to enjoy the fragrance and appreciate the delicate beauty of the flowers.

To read more about this plant click here: Lady Bird Johnson wildflower Center