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Plants Have Feelings Too! A Look at 4 "Sentient" Plants


Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, plants, nature, protection )

CherAway
- 2466 days ago - livinggreenmag.com
Who says plants don't have feelings? Mimosa pudica, also known as the touch-me-not or sensitive plant, remarkably demonstrates a plant's sentience. Many plants close up at night and open in the morning, but this plant dramatically drops its leaves



   

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. (0)
Saturday October 13, 2012, 12:32 pm
If I didn't watch these videos, I never would have believed it. Thanks.
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday October 13, 2012, 2:30 pm
TU Cher. I read "The Secret Life of Plants" many years ago and have looked at plants differently ever since. My wife talks to her plants and plays them music...both inside and outside.
 

Carol H (229)
Saturday October 13, 2012, 9:01 pm
interesting videos, thank you Cher
 

paul m (93)
Sunday October 14, 2012, 7:39 am

Yes ,, most of my plants that have been dumped for one reson or another,when I put them in the garden or House they trive better than ones I have bought,,
 

Christeen A (311)
Sunday October 14, 2012, 12:32 pm
Talk to your plants and they will re-act.
 

Lloyd H (46)
Sunday October 14, 2012, 12:41 pm
Hot damn, now the Vegans must starve.
 

Gloria H (88)
Sunday October 14, 2012, 1:54 pm
My "lucky bamboo" looks pretty miserable. Maybe if I buy a lottery ticket and put it under the plant it will perk up?
 

Charlene Rush (79)
Sunday October 14, 2012, 2:11 pm
If plants have 'feelings', I don't know, but I found an interesting situation when visiting our Pittsburgh Buhl Planetarium.
When it comes to cactuses or cacti, whichever you like, they certainly, have their preferences in liking or not liking certain humans.
The aura that surrounds people must be recognized by these plants.
Some will 'prick' you and some won't, and it isn't the same for every plant with every human.
It's quite amazing, actually.
 

Muriel Servaege (53)
Sunday October 14, 2012, 3:50 pm
Thank you for the videos.
 

Lin Penrose (92)
Sunday October 14, 2012, 4:56 pm
NOted, thanks Cher, I wonder why humans think that we are the only living organisms to think, have emotions, and communicate? Species Ego's any human?
Indoctrinations perhaps?
 

Anne K (139)
Sunday October 14, 2012, 6:15 pm
Lloyd, why do you want empathetic, respectful people to starve? Are you familiar with Jainism? You can eat seeds, grains, fruits, etc. without killing the plant.
 

Gloria Morotti (1)
Sunday October 14, 2012, 8:27 pm
Beautiful information. Thanks.
 

Patricia H. (440)
Sunday October 14, 2012, 10:37 pm
noted
 

Rin S (10)
Monday October 15, 2012, 2:31 am
Fascinating, noted.
 

Seda A (4)
Monday October 15, 2012, 3:46 am
it's very interesting, thank you for sharing.
 

Sam E M (0)
Monday October 15, 2012, 7:50 am
I talk to my plants and transmit loving thoughts around them. I swear they droop if I forget. A gentle word and they lift their heads again. Can't explain it but it does work. :)
 

penny C (83)
Tuesday October 16, 2012, 9:47 am
I also speak to my plants & they thrive when I do:)
 

M B (62)
Tuesday October 16, 2012, 1:01 pm
I talk to my plants as well, it works.
 

Marie Therese Hanulak (30)
Thursday October 18, 2012, 3:10 pm
If it's alive, it HAS FEELINGS.
That is the basis of all creation.
Even from childhood I always knew, instinctively, that plants have feelings. Some scientific studies have proven that, though most people are not informed.
My plants do so well, that I'm running out of space for them........I do love them..........
 
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