Posted by John Minton | Posted in Plants | Posted on 16-07-2011
Tags: Fern Leaves, Fragrant, Pink Flowers, Summer Bloom, Tree
Albizia Julibrissin is probably better known as a Mimosa tree or Persian Silk Tree. Mimosa is a beautiful fern-like tree with fragrant 2 inch pink pompom type flowers that produce seed pods in the winter months. Mimosa trees can reach 30 to 40 feet tall. The smell brings back many childhood memories, it’s a summer blooming tree – in the heavy heat and sun – about May through September.