Albizia (Summer Chocolate) 3L Pot 60cm Tall


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Albizia (Summer Chocolate) 3L Pot 60cm Tall

Specification: Supplied as a pair of approx. 50cm tall standard plants in 15cm pots.

If you're watching the calories, then here's a guilt-free chocolatey treat.

Boasting an irresistible combination of dark copper coloured, finely dissected foliage and feathery cream and purple flowers in mid to late summer, Summer Chocolate' is a plant that will really get tongues wagging.

A rare and spectacular specimen tree, it has the most amazing burgundy purple/chocolate brown fern-like leaves. The colour alone makes it a unique plant, but it then produces the most glamorous-looking fluffy pink flowers in a late-summer spectacular display.

With the potential to eventually grow up to 6m tall, this deciduous tree, or large shrub, can easily be kept at a more compact height in smaller gardens by occasional pruning.

Perfect in patio pots, beds, borders, grown as an eye-catching free-standing specimen or even displayed in a cool conservatory, this stunning variety of Persian silk tree is also very tough, easily coping with winter temperatures down to -5C.


  • Ideal for: Pots/patio/mediterranean/centrepiece
  • Flowers: July - august
  • Position: Sun
  • Height/spread: 300cm x 120cm
  • Hardiness: Hardy
  • Specification: Supplied as an established tree in a 3L deep pot, ready to plant. Albizia form an upright habit, so it has a clear stem, with leaves on top.


  • 1 X 3L Potted Plant

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  • £19.99
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  • £5.99 P&P

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