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Albizia julibrissin (Silk Tree) Plant

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Description

A species of tree in the family Fabaceae, it is native to southwestern and eastern Asia. A small deciduous tree growing to 5-16m in height, producing delicate pompom-like pink flowers with a white base which look like silky threads. Its fine, feathery, Mimosa-like mid green foliage folds up at night and during wet weather.

Albizzia julibrissin has been found to possess antidepressant and sedative effects most likely mediated through 5-HT1A serotonin receptors.

Common name.
Persian Silk Tree; Pink Silk Tree; Mimosa.

Ideal Growing Conditions.
Prefers a full sun to partly shaded position. Tolerant to wind and coastal conditions and some frost. Tolerant to any free draining soils.

Specifications.
50mm Pot Size
Seed Grown Plant

We cannot send plants to Western Australia & Tasmania due to restrictions.

We strongly recommended to select Express Post shipping for all plant orders to minimise the transit time.

Additional information

Weight 0.170 kg
Dimensions 15 × 6 × 6 cm

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Description

A species of tree in the family Fabaceae, it is native to southwestern and eastern Asia. A small deciduous tree growing to 5-16m in height, producing delicate pompom-like pink flowers with a white base which look like silky threads. Its fine, feathery, Mimosa-like mid green foliage folds up at night and during wet weather.

Albizzia julibrissin has been found to possess antidepressant and sedative effects most likely mediated through 5-HT1A serotonin receptors.

Common name.
Persian Silk Tree; Pink Silk Tree; Mimosa.

Ideal Growing Conditions.
Prefers a full sun to partly shaded position. Tolerant to wind and coastal conditions and some frost. Tolerant to any free draining soils.

Specifications.
50mm Pot Size
Seed Grown Plant

We cannot send plants to Western Australia & Tasmania due to restrictions.

We strongly recommended to select Express Post shipping for all plant orders to minimise the transit time.

Reviews

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