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Albizia julibrissin (Northern Seed Source)

Albizia julibrissin (Northern Seed Source)

Mimosa Tree

Regular price $15.00 CAD
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The 'Mimosa' or 'Silk Tree' will add an air of the Mediterranean to your garden. Although not as colourful as the selection 'Summer Chocolate', these plants trace their origin to the northernmost range of the species, resulting in better hardiness. Large, green ferny compound leaves, made up of hundreds of tiny leaflets, drape the tree. Fragrant, pale pink powderpuff flowers will attract pollinators and hummingbirds.



Hardiness Zone:  Zone 6
Light Requirements: Full Sun to Part Shade (best performance in full sun)
Height: 6.0 m to 12.0 m
Spread: 6.0 m to 15.2 m
Soil Requirements: Lean, dry sandy/gritty, well drained soils
Bloom Time Mid to late summer
Planting Time:
Use: Specimen tree, patio tree, container plant
Flower Colour & Shape: Round, pink powderpuff heads of fragrant flowers
Foliage: Large, green, bi-pinnate compound leaves, comprised of hundreds of tiny leaflets. No fall colour.
Benefits: Foliage texture, deer resistant, fast growth, drought tolerance, showy flowers, attracts bees, butterflies and hummingbirds

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