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ALBIZIA julibrissin 'Summer Chocolate'

Commonly known as Persian acacia, Pink siris

Leaves have a distinct and attractive dark coppery hue. This is sure to become a popular new introduction
Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    2-pinnate, mimosa-like leaves 30-45cm (12-18in) long. Flowers in terminal clusters 7-15cm (3-6in) wide.
  • Height
    6m (20ft)
  • Spread
    4-6m (12-20ft)
  • Tree
    Umbrella-shaped small tree.
  • 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

ALBIZIA julibrissin 'Summer Chocolate'

 
Estimated availability autumn 2022 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
Medium £35.00 each 
Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2022
plant size comparison icon 3 Litre
Available again from SEPTEMBER / OCTOBER 2022 - Despatch will take place anytime between early September through to late October as stock becomes available.
H/STD £100.00  
Delivery Information Available again from SEPTEMBER / OCTOBER 2022
plant size comparison icon 10 to 15 Litre

 

  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases
    Red spider mite, whitefly - more usually under glass - vascular wilt outside.
    Place of origin
    Iran to Japan.
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf form
    Bipinnate
    (see photos above)
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil
  • Tree Shape
    Rounded to broadly spreading
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6m (20ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  4-6m (12-20ft)
 

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