Pink Siris (Silk Tree)

Albizia julibrissin f. rosea

Location: Italian Garden IG01

Broadleaf tree from Mimosa family. Attractive leaflets, which are bipinnate (divided into smaller leaflets) and fold when touched or at night. Fluffy, fragrant rose-pink flowers with prominent stamens in summer.

Natural range: Ethiopia, Iran-Japan, China.

First introduced: 1745

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