Albizia julibrissin 'E.H. Wilson'

E.H. Wilson Mimosa, Silktree

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Tree
Growth Rate -
Mature Height - 20-35'
Mature Width - 25-30'
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Flowers pink and white--different from species
Fruit - Pod, 5-7" long, 1" wide
Leaf - Bipinnate, 10-25 pinnae, each with 30 to 40 leaflets; leaves die green when killed by frost
Fall Color - No fall color
Bark - Smooth gray-brown
Other Features - Vase-shaped growth habit, flat crown; increased hardiness over the species to perhaps -15 degrees; attracts butterflies
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Transplants readily, withstands drought, high pH, high salinity, high winds; flowers best in full sun
Native Habitat - Native from Iran to Japan
Diseases and Insects - Vascular wilt disease, webworm, leaf spot, and rust
Strength -
Weakness -

Plants of this taxon:
BT008684
BT008685

Find Related Plants:
- Other plants with the common name Silk-tree.
- Other plants of the family Fabaceae.
- Other plants of the genus Albizia.
- Other plants of the species Albizia julibrissin.