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Paperbark False-Thorn

Albizia tanganyicensis ssp. tanganyicensis

Also known as

Paperbark Albizia, Sneezewood, PaPierbasvalsdoring (Afr.), Mulelu, Munungufhefhe (Tshivenda), ugudha-mfeni (isiXhosa)

Full Sun
Easy care
Tender

8a-11b

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Paperbark False-Thorn Overview

A very attractive tree with white to ochre peeling bark and creamy white, sweetly scented flowers in early summer, suitable for any medium-sized garden; it can also be successfully grown as a container plant, and will make an excellent focal point. This is a common feature plant. ZA Distribution: Limpopo, North West.

Special features of Paperbark False-Thorn

Attracts butterflies

Drought resistant

Attractive flowers

Pot plant

Other uses of Paperbark False-Thorn

Medicinal