Albizia julibrissin 'Nurcar10' (Merlot Majik™)

Merlot Majik™ Mimosa

Patents: PPAF

Family: Leguminosae

Genus: Albizia

Parent: Albizia julibrissin

Category: Tree - Deciduous

Zones: 6 to 9

Size: 20 to 30' tall and wide

Growth Rate: Fast

Exposure: Sun


Introduced by Ted Stephens at Nurseries Caroliniana. Keeps burgundy foliage all summer - new growth green - deep pink flowers. Well-drained soil with adequate moisture.


Developed by breeding Albizia julibirissin 'Redleaf Form', which was found in Japan in the 1990's, back-crossed to itself twice.

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