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
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ALBIZIA julibrissin 'Summer Chocolate'

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Small £20.00 each 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only
Medium £35.00 each 
H/STD £80.00  
Delivery Information Normally 3 - 5 days
Courier Only due to the size of this plant.
plant size comparison icon 10 to 15 Litre


  • 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
  • Additional Features
    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)
  • Leaf form
    Bipinnate see photos above
  • Seasonal Interest
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil
  • Tree Shape
    Rounded to broadly spreading
6m (20ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  4-6m (12-20ft)

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