Mimosa, Silver Wattle
A fast-growing shrub or smaller evergreen tree in natural reaches 25 m, while in colder zones it is stored as a potted plant. It blooms in late winter to mid-spring.
Propagation: By seeds, shoots
Before treatment: Pour hot water for a few days until the membrane swells, when the seeds swell, the seeds are sown and germinate quickly.
Sowing: Nick the seed coat and soak for 24 hours in warm water, plant in the substrate to a depth of about 1 cm
Germination: 1-3 months if it is well stratified (for the seed to swell), otherwise up to 1 year.
Location: Sunny position
Care: Grows in pots without special care, minimal watering
Hardiness zone: 10a / -1.1 (older plants tolerate -12 C)