Albizia julibrissin - Persian Silk Tree

Albizia julibrissin - Persian Silk Tree  is a hardy small tree with showy delicate pink 'pompon' flower heads in summer contrasting against fine, feathery foliage. Perfect for use in small to medium gardens as well as parks, gardens as a feature or to provide some summer shade.

Height: 4 metres.

Width: 4 metres.

Growth rate: Moderate.

Form: Albizia julibrissin - Persian Silk Tree is Broad 'vase' shaped, spreading, with a flat crown.

Foliage: Rich green, feathery, bipinnate leaves (similar to many wattle species) that fold up at night. The leaves are subdivided into 10 to 25 pinnae, each with 40 to 60 leaflets (pinnules).

Autumn colour: Albizia julibrissin - Persian Silk leaves become a gloroius rustic brown in autumn.

Flowers: Heads of many small flowers with long showy pink stamens in summer. From a distance the flowers appear to be floating along the top of the branches.

Tolerances: Moderate drought, varied soil pH, moderately saline soils, strong wind and temperate to sub-tropical conditions.

Landscape use: Albizia julibrissin Persian Silk Tree  is great for ornamental gardens, parks, driveways and avenues.


Order and delivery details

Our standard prices are as follows. Not all products are available in all sizes and there are some products that are charged at a premium rate.

25cm pots - $45 (minimum order 5)

45 litre bags - $230
75 litre bags - $330

Start From
100 litre bags - $450
150 and 200 litre bags - $550

(orders taken all year, RCB Field Grown Trees are dug and delivered in winter) 3m+ with large developed canopy - $450

Images are provided as a guide only to help identify plants.
Please call (03) 5628 1507 to confirm current stock availabilty,
and current plant size.

Transport to Melbourne: Blerick Tree Farm delivers year round to Melbourne Metro via our own transport. Click here to see delivery costs

Transport Interstate: For Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane and Adelaide, we use a third party plant transport company. Interstate transport is quoted per consignment, based on volume & space.

Transport to these locations will be a minimum of $250.

Office hours: Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm.

Nursery Opening Hours: Friday Saturday and Sunday 11am to 3pm

Email Us:
Blerick Tree Farm 
Open 7 days
9am-5pm Mon-Fri, 11am-3pm Sat-Sun

55 McDougal Road, Neerim South VIC 3831
Ph: 03 56281507
Mobile: 0417 535 917