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Albizia julibrissin, Silk Tree

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 Albizia julibrissin
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Mimosoideae
Silk Tree
Origin: Asia
big treesmall tree 10-20 ftfull sunmoderate waterpink flowerswhite/off-white flowersfragrantattracts butterflies, hummingbirdssubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

This tree has attractive fragrant pom-pom- like flowers, and interesting fern-like foliage. In gardens this fast growing tree grows to 20-30 ft. It has a single trunk with smooth, gray bark. Each bi-pinnate leaf is made up of hundreds of tiny leaflets coated in white hairs, giving the foliage a silvery cast. In late winter or spring, the domed crown is decked in sprays of small, globular, off-white to baby-pink flower heads. Prefers a rich, light, well drained soil. The flowers are attractive to bees, butterflies, and birds.


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 Albizia julibrissin, Silk Tree

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Albizia julibrissin, Silk Tree

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Albizia julibrissin, Silk Tree

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Albizia julibrissin, Silk Tree

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Albizia julibrissin, Silk Tree

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Albizia julibrissin, Silk Tree

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Silk Mimosa. This fast growing tree has attractive fragrant pom-pom- like flowers, and interesting fern-like foliage. In late winter or spring, the domed crown is decked in sprays of small, globular, off-white to baby-pink flower heads. Prefers a rich, light, well drained soil. The flowers are attractive to bees, butterflies, and birds.
Place seeds in a cup of boiling water and allow to soak overnight. Plant 1/2" deep in sandy mix. Keep warm, damp and in bright light. Can be slow to germinate.
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Albizia julibrissin - Silk Mimosa

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Silk Mimosa. This fast growing tree has attractive fragrant pom-pom- like flowers, and interesting fern-like foliage. In late winter or spring, the domed crown is decked in sprays of small, globular, off-white to baby-pink flower heads. Prefers a rich, light, well drained soil. The flowers are attractive to bees, butterflies, and birds.
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