Mimosa Tree

Albizia julibrissin 'Rosea'

Pronunciation: al-BIZ-ee-uh ju-lee-BRI-sin RO-zee-uh
SKU #00195
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Description A colorful landscape tree, noted for its especially colorful, deep, rosy-pink, pincushion-like, summer flowers. Creates an exotic umbrella of dappled shade. Loves tropical and subtropical climates and takes well to hot, humid climates. Pretty, multi-trunk tree in natural form. Deciduous.
Light Full sun
Watering Once established water during dry spells.
Blooms Summer
Mature Size Quickly reaches 30 ft. tall and wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Deciduous
Special Features Easy Care, Waterwise, Fast Growing
Problems/Solutions Coastal Exposure, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Tolerates Urban Pollution
Growth Rate Fast
Flower Attributes Showy Flowers
STYLE
Landscape Use Container, Poolside
Design Ideas Mimosa is a perfect tree for creating quick shade on new homesites in warm climates. Use it to reduce heat island effect from pavement on driveways, parking lots and streetside. An historically correct tree for front or back lawns of Victorian homes. A beautiful accent to Spanish architecture, ranches and Santa Fe designed home. A chameleon that will be equally suited to shading tropical gardens filled with understory exotics.
Flower Color Pink
Foliage Color Green
Companion Plants California Lilac (Ceanothus); False Cypress (Chamaecyparis); Rose (Rosa); Russian Sage (Perovskia); Coneflower (Echinacea)
CARE
Care Grows easily in poor to moderately fertile, well-drained soils. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established in the landscape, reduce frequency; tolerates moderate, periodic drought, particularly in coastal regions. In containers, continue to water regularly. Feed in early spring.

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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.