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"tropical" silk tree/mimosa="rain tree"
Posted by George in Bandon Oregon on 6/29/2017, 1:06 am, in reply to "Re: Mimosa with better then average color in bloom."
Edited by George in Bandon Oregon on 6/29/2017, 1:11 am
for those with the right kind of climate (certainly Hawaii and likely south Florida)albizia saman (aka samanea saman) the "rain tree" has the same pink fluffy flowers and feathery foliage---but on a potentially much larger tree.
the upper southern oregon coast
USDA zone 9a (Sunset zone 5)
DRY cool summers and WET cool winters
grow eucalyptus, banksias, telopeas, grevilleas, bottlebrush, mexican pines and oaks