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Albizia julibrissin

Common Name(s):
Mimosa
Cultivar(s):
Charlotte - disease resistant, Tryon - disease resistant
Category:
Trees
Comment:

Short-lived; subject to vascular wilt disease; good summer color; attracts hummingbirds; reseeds

Height:
20-35 ft.
Flower:
Fragrant, light to deep pink, thread-like flowers in summer; 5 to 7 in. gray-brown seed pods
Zones:
6-9
Habit:
Deciduous
Site:
Sun; range of soil types; drought and wind tolerant
Texture:
Fine
Form:
Vase-shaped; often multi-stemmed; flat top crown; spreading low; fairly open
Width:
25-30 ft.
Growth Rate:
Rapid
Leaf:
20 in. alternate, bipinnately compound leaf; late to leaf out; no fall color

NCCES plant id: 1905

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