University of Florida

Albizia julibrissin

Common name(s): Mimosa Tree, Silktree, Mimosa

Plant type: deciduous medium tree
Primary method of propagation: seed
Alternate propagation method(s): cutting

Propagation by Cuttings

Cutting type: root
Time of year to take cuttings: Summer
Cutting maturity: Juvenile root cutting.
Rooting environment: no information
Comment: Stem cuttings are extremely difficult to root.

Propagation by Seed

Time of year to collect seed: Autumn
Time of year to sow seed: Summer
Seed treatment: scarification