This is the beautiful flower of the Persian Silk Tree aka Pink Siris (Albizia julibrissin): Albizia is a genus of about 150 species of mostly fast-growing subtropical and tropical trees.

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~ by starflight on July 22, 2009.

One Response to “This is the beautiful flower of the Persian Silk Tree aka Pink Siris (Albizia julibrissin): Albizia is a genus of about 150 species of mostly fast-growing subtropical and tropical trees.”

  1. Beautiful! Thank you for helping me to find the name of this mystery tree that was growing in Windsor, Ontario.

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