Categories: Deciduous
      Date: Mar 18, 2008
     Title: Albizia julibrissin "Mimosa"
Albizia julibrissin"Mimosa"
summary


Type
Deciduous, Winter
Size
15-25 feet
Spread:
15-25 feet
Growth Rate
medium
Origin
Japan  
Flowers
Pink puffs, Spring and Summer
Stems/Trunks
Naturally multiple trunks, no thorns
Leaves
Less than 2", binately compound
Fruit
Elongated brown pods 
LANDSCAPE USES
  • medium specimen tree
  • residential tree
CULTURAL REQUIREMENTS
  • Environment: full sun, 
  • Irrigation: drought tolerant
  • Soil: sandy, well drainded, alkaline
  • Pest/Diseases: cottony cushion scale, mites, Mimosa webworm,Fusarium wilt
  • Propagation: seed
  • Maintenance: structure when young
  • Commercial Availability: good
  • Remarks: Fragrant flowers, attractive flowers and fruit,