|Botanical Name||Albizia julibrissin 'E. H. Wilson'|
|Mature Height||30 Feet|
|Mature Width||20 Feet|
|Light Requirement||Full Sun|
|Hardiness Zone||Zones 5-9|
ℹ The Albizia julibrissin, also known as the Persian Silk Tree, Mimosa Tree, or the aptly named Happiness Tree, is a botanical marvel that unfurls a world of natural splendor. With its delicate, fern-like foliage that dances in the breeze, this tree exudes an aura of grace and enchantment. As the sun paints the sky with its golden hues, the Persian Silk Tree comes to life, adorning itself with fluffy, pom-pom-like clusters of vibrant pink or soft lavender blossoms from spring through summer. The Persian Silk Tree's blooms emit a delicate fragrance reminiscent of orange blossoms and jasmine, with a surprising hint of fresh watermelon rinds. This enchanting scent and the bright color of these blooms are a magnet to butterflies and hummingbirds, creating a sensory delight in your garden.These exquisite flowers, resembling delicate silk threads, bestow upon it an air of elegance, turning any landscape into a whimsical wonderland. But it's not just its aesthetic beauty that earns this tree its joyful moniker. The Albizia julibrissin is a symbol of resilience, as it thrives even in adverse conditions, offering solace and hope to the observer. Its feathery leaves provide a welcome respite from the summer heat, offering both shelter and serenity beneath its dappled canopy. The Happiness Tree has a rich history, with roots tracing back to Asia and the Middle East where It has been cherished for centuries. Whether you seek refuge under its cooling shade, admire the ethereal beauty of its blooms, or simply revel in the happiness it exudes, the Albizia julibrissin is a true testament to the remarkable power of nature to inspire and uplift. Plant one in your own garden, and you'll find that happiness can indeed be as simple as the sight of its delicate, blooming branches!