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The sensitive plant

Percy Bysshe Shelley

The sensitive plant

by Percy Bysshe Shelley

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Published by Penmiel in Esher .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Limited ed. of 65 copies.

StatementPercy Bysshe Shelley ; drawings by Clarke Hutton.
The Physical Object
Pagination34p. :
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20948054M
ISBN 100905542177
OCLC/WorldCa21080219

The Sensitive Plant was a leafless wreck; But the mandrakes, and toadstools, and docks, and darnels, Rose like the dead from their ruined charnels. CONCLUSION. Whether the Sensitive Plant, or that Which within its boughs like a Spirit sat, _ Ere its outward form had known decay, Now felt this change, I cannot say. Mimosa pudica can grow up to 5 feet high and 3 feet wide, although it will normally only grow 1 foot to 3 feet tall in the garden. The sensitive plant blooms with pink globular flowers about an inch across from mid- to late summer. Plant your sensitive plant .

The Sensitive Plant. Introd. by Edmund Gosse by Percy Bysshe Shelley. HardPress Publishing, Paperback. Good. Mimosa pudica (from Latin: pudica "shy, bashful or shrinking"; also called sensitive plant, sleepy plant, action plant, Dormilones, touch-me-not, shameplant, zombie plant, or shy plant) is a creeping annual or perennial flowering plant of the pea/legume family Fabaceae and Magnoliopsida taxon, often grown for its curiosity value: the compound leaves fold inward and Family: Fabaceae.

Get this from a library! Mimosa, the sensitive plant. [Millicent E Selsam; Jerome Wexler] -- Text and photographs describe the "sensitive plant", its . Tell us about Monica Gagliano’s experiments with mimosa pudica, aka the "sensitive plant." Monica Gagliano is a very gifted and off-the-wall plant physiologist, or "plant .


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This book written in the 's describes how unique this sensitive plant is in a garden of many other plants. You can now grow a very sensitive plant called the TickleMe Plant that Moves,closes its leaves and even lowers its branches when Tickled.

or click here for the TickleMe Plant book about this very sensitive plant.5/5(1). The sensitive plant by Shelley is a great artistic poem about a very shy plant called Mimosa Pudica. The poem is written in three parts. From the very first stanza, the reader is faced with a sensation of movement, or rather evolution, through a very simple structure, mostly a four line stanza, and matching rhymes/5.

This book written in the 's describes how unique this sensitive plant is in a garden of many other plants. You can now grow a very sensitive plant called the TickleMe Plant that Moves,closes its leaves and even lowers its branches when Tickled!5/5(1).

Excerpt from The Sensitive Plant Mimosa, which have leaves that sleep at night and waken in the day. According to the poem, moreover, the plant appears to be evergreen and to be of considerable size.

According to the poem, moreover, the plant appears to be evergreen and to be of considerable size.5/5(1). The Sensitive Plant (Classic Reprint) Paperback – February 6, by Percy Bysshe Shelley (Author)Cited by: 7. Grow Your Own TickleMe Plant Fairy Garden, Leaves Close When Tickled.

Seed Needs, Sensitive Plant (Mimosa Pudica) Twin Pack of Seeds each TickleMe Plant Birthday Party Favors (Pack of 2) (Leaves Fold When You Tickle It) Minutes Later the Leaves Re-open/5(7).

Uncommonly good collectible and rare books The sensitive plant book uncommonly good booksellers. Find The Sensitive Plant by Shelley, Percy Bysshe at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers. COVID Update. May 5. A Sensitive Plant in a garden grew, And the young winds fed it with silver dew, And it opened its fan-like leaves to the light.

And closed them beneath the kisses of Night. A Sensitive Plant in a garden grew, And the young winds fed it with silver dew, And it opened its fan-like leaves to the light.

And closed them beneath the kisses of Night. And the Spring arose on the garden fair, Like the Spirit of Love felt everywhere; And each flower and herb on Earth’s dark breast Rose from the dreams of its wintry s: 5.

III But none ever trembled and panted with bliss In the garden, the field, or the wilderness, Like a doe in the noontide with love’s sweet want As the companionless Sensitive Plant.

Item # Quarto, original illustrated cloth, eighteen tipped colour plates (including frontispiece), numerous peach-tinted and duotone illustrations throughout, spine rubbed, otherwise in very good order.

THE SENSITIVE PLANT: A Magic Show at Your Fingertips by Liana Mahoney Sensitive people are everywhere. Some have sensitive feet, or skin. Others may have a hard time laughing at their own mistakes. Perhaps you live with someone like this.

But can you imagine living with a sensitive plant. Try this. Hold your hand in front of you with your palm side. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Shelley, Percy Bysshe, Sensitive plant.

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Bookseller Nudelman Rare Books (US) Bookseller Inventory # Title The Sensitive Plant Author Shelley, Percy Bysshe Book condition Used Quantity availableBook Edition: First Edition.

Sensitive plant scientifically known as Mimosa pudica is a creeping annual or perennial herb which is also known as Touch-me-not, Sensitive Grass, Shame Bush, Shame Face, Shame Lady, Shame Weed, common sensitive-plant, shameplant, TickleMe Plant, Shy plant, Sleeping grass and Prayer : Central America and South America.

The notes on this lady and the editor's gleaning of facts concerning the mimosa pudica, or sensitive plant, celebrated bythe poet, are interesting.

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The sensitive plant Item Preview remove-circle. Item # Percy Bysshe Shelley's () "The Sensitive Plant" is a delicate fairy fable about ephemeral beauty and the aspiration to follow dreams when the reality of the senses fails. It was first published in in "Prometheus Unbound" along with some of Shelley's best known work; here it is re-imagined with the hazy watercolour illustrations of prolific children's book.

A SENSITIVE PLANT in a garden grew: And the young winds fed it with silver dew, And it opened its fan-like leaves to the light, And closed them beneath the kisses of night. And the spring arose on the garden fair. Genre/Form: Color line blocks Rare books: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Shelley, Percy Bysshe, Sensitive plant.

London, W. Heinemann. The Sensitive Plant by Percy Bysshe Shelley. 1.A Sensitive Plant in a garden grewAnd the young winds fed it with silver dew. Page/5.The Sensitive Plant actually moves when you touch its leaves.

The fine leaflets open in the daylight, yet when touched will collapse downward. Give them an hour or so and they'll open again. As plants mature, it forms small, pink puffs of bloom adding an .Sensitive plant, (Mimosa pudica), plant in the pea family (Fabaceae) that responds to touch and other stimulation by rapidly closing its leaves and drooping.

Native to South and Central America, the plant is a widespread weed in tropical regions and has naturalized elsewhere in warm areas. It is.