"Like pansies but not touch-me-nots" NYT crossword answer is:HARDY (5 letters length)
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Pansies and touch-me-nots are both flowering plants, but they have some distinct differences. Pansies are a type of Viola, and they are usually brightly colored with a variety of petal shapes. Touch-me-nots, on the other hand, are a type of Impatiens and have delicate, fern-like leaves and small, five-petaled flowers. Touch-me-nots are also known for their explosive seed dispersal, which is why they are sometimes called "touch-me-nots."