Biophytum sensitivum, also known as little tree plant, or Mukkootti is a species of plant in the genus Biophytum of the family Oxalidaceae. It is commonly found in Kerala, wet lands of Nepal, tropical India and in other Southeast Asian countries. Ideal for terrariums. These are related to the small creeping Sensitive plant the closes when touch. These can get around 1 ft tall and branch out making them look like miniature palms in the terrarium landscape. Plant self pollinates and seeds are easy to sprout.
- Light: bright indirect
- Soil: organic mix
- Water: keep moist with high humidity
- Fertilizer: slow release
Available as assorted in 5" nursery container. Size will vary. The may drop leaves in transit but place them in warm and humid setting and will acclimate.
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