Author: Jan Scholten
644.53.04 Mimosa pudica
English: Sensitive Plant; Humble plant; Sleeping grass; Touch me not; Shame plant; Bashful mimosa; Twelve o’clock plant; Memalu = modesty.
Botany: ligneous; regular flowers in clusters with reduced corolla, meristenous androecium, seeds; tropical, Brazil, warm parts of India.
Content: fatty acids, crocetin; calcium oxalate; tannin, mimosin C8H10O4N2.
Source: Willmar Schwabe, Müntz.
DD: Selenium, Phosphorus; Silicon series.
Shy, bashful or shrinking.
Desire to make every day as beautiful as possible.
Desire to enrich myself with studies and personal contacts.
Despair, < disease, < menses or headache hindering parties.
Averse: screaming children, left alone by parents.
Anger: irritation, annoyed, unforgiving.
Easily angered; it takes a long time to forgive.
Fear: others approaching, coming near, touching; horror movies; dark; narrow places, tubes; subway.
Delusion: body is too large.
Dream: quarrel with people from former job.
Type: allergic; psoric, phosphoric constitutions.
Weather: > sun, > wind, fresh air, <- grey, - >> warm bathing, < draught.
Time: < evening.
Desire: pepper steak.
Sleep: disturbed by frightening dream.
Physical: <<< touch, > rubbing, > friction, > bandage.
General: congestion, haemorrhage; retarded growth.
Energy: weakness, prostration.
Head: headache, forehead, sore, < light, < noise, < tobacco, > rest, > lying, > closing eyes, < motion, < menses, >> vomiting, < evening, 9 pm; hair loss.
Eyes: irritation; conjunctivitis, blepharitis.
Ears: acute otitis.
Nose: coryza, sinusitis.
Throat: sore; hoarse.
Lungs: cough, dry, continuous.
Abdomen: bloated, flatulence, colic; enterocolitis; irritating stools.
Rectum: diarrhoea, dysentery; worms; piles.
Urinary: urine gravel.
Back: backache, dorsal, shoulders, cervical, sharp, tension, << least touch, < exertion, >> lying.
Limbs: pains in the shoulders.
Skin: rash, < sweat.