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Albizia julibrissin Durz.
Silktree, Mimosa

Albizia julibrissin
Copyright by: Shirley Denton

Family: Fabaceae

Group: Dicot

Native Range: Asia; widely cultivated and naturalized elsewhere.

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FLEPPC Status: Category I Invasive

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Recorded as Present in Error

Comments: Reported in error for South Florida; perhaps misidentifications of Calliandra.

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Albizia julibrissin has been found in the following 2 conservation areas :
Occurrence Native Status
Blazingstar Preserve Recorded as Present in Error
Woodmont Natural Area Recorded as Present in Error


Albizia julibrissin has been found in the following 2 habitats :
Disturbed Upland
Shell Mound

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Albizia julibrissin
Copyright by: Shirley Denton