Other common names : Silk Tree, Mimosa Tree, Pink Siris, Persian Silk Tree
- Deciduous broad-leaved tree.
Physical Properties :
- Under optimum conditions, grows to 8-10 m height, 5-6 m width and umbrella-shaped tree species.
- 10-15 cm in length, consists of secondary leaves little leaves.
Sun Request :
- Prefer full sunlight.
Bloom Time and Colour :
- It has upright clusters shaped, silky pink flowers occurs of colorful small stamens between July and September.
- Needs sunny areas to increase flowers output.
- It is a good shade trees because of their wide range.
- Can be grown in any well-drained soils.
- It grows very fast and strong.
- USDA Zone 6a: -23.3 °C (-10 °F)
- USDA Zone 6b: -20.5 °C (-5 °F)
- USDA Zone 7a: -17.7 °C (0 °F)
- USDA Zone 7b: -14.9 °C (5 °F)
- USDA Zone 8a: -12.2 °C (10 °F)
- USDA Zone 8b: -9.4 °C (15 °F)
- USDA Zone 9a: -6.6 ° C (20 ° F)
- USDA Zone 9b: -3.8 ° C (25 ° F)
- USDA Zone 10a: -1.1 ° C (30 ° F)
- USDA Zone 10b: 1.7 ° C (35 ° F)