Proper composting requires a balance of greens, or nitrogen-based material, and browns, or carbon-based material. The mimosa plant falls into the green category and would compost well if in a properly mixed pile.
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Jack Burton started writing professionally in 1980. He has written for "Word from Jerusalem," "ICEJ Daily News" and Tagalong Garden News. Burton managed radio stations, TV studios and newspapers, and was the chief fundraiser for Taltree Arboretum. He has a Bachelor of Science in broadcasting from John Brown University, and retired from the Navy Reserve in 1999.