Botanical Name: Albizia julibrissin 'E H WILSON'
Height: 25 - 35 feet.
Spacing: 30 - 40 feet.
Depth: Same as nursery.
Spread: 35 feet.
Sun/Shade: Full sun.
Color: Light to deep pink flowers.
Foliage: Lacy fern-like, dark green foliage.
Fruit: 5 - 7 inch long and less than 1 inch wide. Thin flat grey-brown strap-like legume pods maturing in September - October.
Form: Deciduous perennial. Vase shape.
Flower Form: Dense fluffy clusters made up of individual silky threads.
Soil Requirements: Well-drained normal to dry soil. Tolerates alkalinity and poor soils.
Growth Rate: Fast growth rate.
Pruning: Hard pruning in Winter or early Spring. Trimming can be done once or twice through the Summer.
Comments: A superior variety compared to 'traditional' Mimosa, cold hardy down to -15, and grows better in cold climates while still maintaining beautiful pink silk blooms and fast growing characteristics. Far more cold tolerant and resistant to freeze damage.
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