Albizia chinensis (Osbeck) Merr.

Common name

English: Silktree

Mandarin: 楹树 (ying shu)

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Fabales (229)

        Family: Fabaceae (229) (family description)

          Genus: Albizia (4)

           Epithet: chinensis (Osbeck) Merr. (5)

chinensis => of Chinese origin

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: tree

Flower colour: beige, white

External links

Check for Albizia chinensis at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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