Chamaecrista is a genus of flowering plants in the pea family, Fabaceae, subfamily Caesalpinioideae. Members of the genus are commonly known as sensitive pea.2] Several species are capable of rapid plant movement.
- Chamaecrista bucherae (Mold.) Irwin & Barneby (Cuba)
- Chamaecrista fasciculata Michx. ? Showy Partridge Pea
- Chamaecrista glandulosa (L.) Greene ? Jamaican Broom
- Chamaecrista nictitans (L.) Moench