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ALBIZIA julibrissin 'Rosea'

Commonly known as Persian acacia, Pink siris

Ferny foliage, pink flowers
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£16.50 each

  • Deciduous - light- to mid-green, mimosa-like leaves 30-45cm (12-18in) long. Flowers in terminal clusters 7-15cm (3-6in) wide.
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
  • Height - 6m (20ft)
  • Spread - 4-6m (12-20ft)
  • Tree - domed crown when mature.
  • Hardy - average winter - Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Medicinal properties -
  • Pests & Diseases - red spider mite, whitefly - more usually under glass - vascular wilt outside
  • Place of origin - Iran to Japan
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil -
  • Tree Shape - Rounded to broadly spreading -
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tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  4-6m (12-20ft)
 

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