Description

Albizia gummifera

This is a good value tree for its good speed of growth, its attractive foliage, aesthetic shape and pale pink/white flowers. It can reach 20 m in size and can be flat topped like an acacia making a good shade tree for garden. The leaves are made up of many small shiny green leaflets. This tree is seen in many parts of East Africa and is suitable for areas from the coast 2,300 m.