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Zulu False-Thorn

Albizia suluensis

Also known as

Zulu Albizia

Full Sun
Easy care


RHS hardiness


Minimum temperature


  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Zulu False-Thorn Overview

A beautiful, elegant tree only found in KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa. It is known for its hard and durable timber. It is very similar to Albizia lebbeck, but can readily be distinguished from it by the wavy margins of the leaflets and by the golden hairs of the flowers.

Special features of Zulu False-Thorn

Drought resistant