Albizia julibrissin – Persian Silk Tree
*height & width at maturity
FORM: Spreading crown
FOLIAGE: Fine and feathery mid green foliage. Leaves fold up at night and during wet weather
FLOWERS and FRUIT: Pink pom pom like flowers appear on top of branches in summer.
GROWTH RATE: Fast
LANDSCAPE USES: Feature, specimen, light shade
TOLERANCES: Prefers a full sun to partly shaded position. Tolerant to wind and coastal conditions and some frost. Tolerant to any well drained soils.
TREE CARE: Will produce best show if mulched and well watered throughout summer. Feed once a year in spring or summer.