albizia julibrissin

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Fern-like leaves fold up at night, sensitive to human touch. Pink and white wispy flowers look like pink hair, flat brown pea-type pods. Flowers and bark used as a sedative for depression, anxiety, insomnia
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In vitro studies combining both Albizia julibrissin and Siegesbeckia orientalis extracts have been shown to inhibit free-radical production by 37% and reduce lipid peroxidation by 81% in human skin fibroblasts.
Interactions between Albizia julibrissin and Ailanthus altissima: two co-occurring invasive trees.
In cooler climes, try Chinese pistache (Pistacia chinensis), honey locust (Gleditsia triacanthos), paperbark maple (Acer griseum), or silk tree (Albizia julibrissin).
Two other species were initially included in the study, Albizia julibrissin Durraz., an exotic and Liriodendron tulipifera L., a native, but were subsequently dropped from the experiment due to poor germination.
Glacial drift hill prairies near Charleston in Coles County contain high densities of Euonymus alatus (burning bush) (Behnke and Ebinger 1989), and field ecologists have observed high densities of Albizia julibrissin (mimosa) in loess hill prairies of Randolph County in southwestern Illinois (Debbie Neumann, personal observation).
(26.) Hehuan can also signify the mimosa tree (Albizia julibrissin) in addition to "mutual bliss," since the flowers of the tree served as a token of friendship.
The same phenomenon has been found in Albizia julibrissin and Acacia mangium.
[139] FABALES Fabaceae Acacia karroo Hayne [120] Albizia julibrissin Durazz.
cerasifera pissardi * Redbud, Eastern Cercis canadensis * Russian Olive Elaeagnus angustifolia * Sapodilla Achras zapota * Sik Tree Albizia julibrissin * Spruce Picea species Blue P.