Albizia julibrissin Rosea

Albizia julibrissin Rosea (Silk Tree)

£11.99

Albizia julibrissin Rosea

Each

(Code H9016)

£11.99

Pack of 2

(Code H9017)

£19.98
A beautiful exotic looking hardy shrub, very popular in the Lake District. Most peculiar groups of pink feathery flowers appear throughout the summer above weeping boughs of mimosa-like bipinnate leaves. Commonly known as the Silk tree, Rosea has gained the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit for its reliable performance, stability of colour and form, and good resistance to pests and diseases. Adult plant achieves 3-4m. 13cm pot grown 40-60cm plants supplied.

Key Product Information

Season Interest Summer
Flower Colour PINK
Foliage Colour GREEN
Preferred Location
  • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
Positive attributes
  • Fragrant
    scented
How Supplied 40-60cm plant in a 13cm pot.
Delivery Delivery within 28 days

Key Product Information

Delivery within 28 days

Season Interest

Summer

Flower Colour

PINK

Foliage Colour

GREEN

Preferred Location
Suitable for planting in sunny locations
sun
How Supplied

40-60cm plant in a 13cm pot.

Flowering Time

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Available to buy

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Plant Size

Mature Height 300cm
Mature Spread 250cm
Height Supplied 40cm
Height Supplied

40cm

Mature Height

300cm

Mature Spread

250cm

Planting Plant with plenty of room for the roots to expand/develop.
Soil Type Any well drained, poor/moderately fertile soil
Pruning In late winter/early spring once dormant
Planting

Plant with plenty of room for the roots to expand/develop.

Soil Type

Any well drained, poor/moderately fertile soil

Pruning

In late winter/early spring once dormant

Plant in well drained garden soil that is not allowed to dry out. Locate in a sunny or partially shaded part of the garden.
The silk tree can be trimmed back in late winter/early spring to remove any unwanted or damaged shoots.
  • Information
  • Key Product Information

    Season Interest Summer
    Flower Colour PINK
    Foliage Colour GREEN
    Preferred Location
    • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
      sun
    Positive attributes
    • Fragrant
      scented
    How Supplied 40-60cm plant in a 13cm pot.
    Delivery Delivery within 28 days

    Key Product Information

    How Supplied

    40-60cm plant in a 13cm pot.

    Delivery within 28 days

    Season Interest

    Summer

    Flower Colour

    PINK

    Foliage Colour

    GREEN

    Preferred Location
    Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun

    Flowering Time

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Available to buy

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Plant Size

    Mature Height 300cm
    Mature Spread 250cm
    Height Supplied 40cm
    Height Supplied

    40cm

    Mature Height

    300cm

    Mature Spread

    250cm

    Planting Plant in prepared soil, with a hole large enough to firmly hold the module.
    Soil Type Well drained fertile soil.
    Pruning Deadhead as necessary to prolong flowering.
    Planting

    Plant with plenty of room for the roots to expand/develop.

    Soil Type

    Any well drained, poor/moderately fertile soil

    Pruning

    In late winter/early spring once dormant

  • Planting & growing Instructions
  • Plant in well drained garden soil that is not allowed to dry out. Locate in a sunny or partially shaded part of the garden.
    The silk tree can be trimmed back in late winter/early spring to remove any unwanted or damaged shoots.
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