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Deciduous Trees

Albizia julibrissan 'Merlot Majik'

Silk Tree, Mimosa Tree
An especially dark purple leaved form of Albizia, heat tolerant for southern gardens, with a wide spreading habit to 30' across and 20' tall, at maturity. Silky pink flowers appear in mid summer on established plants. Hardy in a protected spot in zone 6B, and always in zones 7-10. Shipping 28-36" tall plants in 1 gallon pots.
Genus Albizia
Common Name Silk Tree, Mimosa Tree
Hardiness Zone 7, 8, 9, 10
Light Requirements Full Sun
Seasonal Interest Summer, Fall
Season of Blooming Summer, Fall
Use Specimen, Ornamental, Container
Special Attributes Pollinator Friendly, Butterfly Attracting, Heat Tolerant
Color Pink, Plum-Purple