Common names: Silk tree, Mimosa tree; Scientific name: Albizia julibrissin; Family: Fabaceae; Genus: Albizia.

Plant type: deciduous tree; Height: 5–12 m; Flower color: pink;

The flowers are produced throughout the summer in dense inflorescences, The leaves are bipinnate, 20–45 cm long and 12–25 cm broad, divided into 6–12 pairs of pinnae, each with 20–30 pairs of leaflets.