Pink Siris, Pink Mimosa, Mimosa, Silktree, Silktree Albizia, Mimosa-Tree, Powderpuff Tree, Siris, Varay-Cotton
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This fast growing tree has highly ornamental foliage and fluffy silky pink flowers which are attractive to humming birds and butterflies. A graceful spreading crown with long fern like leaves provides dapple shade and it copes with dry spells and low temperatures.
Generally not harvested
Semi hardwood in pots with bottom heat
Gravel, Loam, Sand
Soil PH preference
This large shrub/small tree suits urban/city gardens or Mediterranean/gravel charges as well as informal cottage or coastal sites.
Can suffer from attack from caterpillars and Fusarium wilt.