Description for Albizia richardiana
Albizia richardiana is deciduous. The paripinnate leaves are alternate. The leaflets are falcate and have entire margins. The flowers of Albizia richardiana are arranged in a cluster.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|Hatiamiuki, Madagascar Siris||White||Summer||Up to 40 feet||Easy to grow|
Planting and care
You can direct sow outdoors in fall.
You can germinate in a damp paper towel.
Scarify seed before sowing.
Germination can be carried out in polybags with a mixture of topsoil, coconut husk compost, coarse sand and fine sand in a ratio of 3:4:1:1.
One-year-old seedlings should be raised in polybags were planted in a plowed and harrowed area. Before planting FYM was applied to each plot. Seedlings of uniform ht. were planted in 0.6 - 0.6 - 0.6 m pits at 2 - 2 m spacing in the last week of Oct.
|Full sun to partial shade||Sandy-loamy, gritty-loamy or sandy clay soil; dry to moderately moist soil||Medium||10 to 36 degrees C||Use any organic fertilizer.|
Caring for Albizia richardiana
- Before sowing hot-water treatment is recommended for seed germination.
- Wait until the soil dries up between 2 watering.
- Do not over fertilize as they fix nitrogen in the soil.
Typical uses of Albizia richardiana
Special features: Inflorescence
Culinary use: NA
Ornamental use: This plant is used as an ornamental.
Medicinal use: NA