SA No. 153

Albizia petersiana

Meerstamvalsdoring / Many-stem false-thorn

Family: Mimosaceae

Where can i find this tree.  Locations to follow soon – watch this space!

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As the name indicates, these impressive trees are usually characterized by many branches from close to the ground! They have flat pods like the other False thorn species.

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Birds:

The flowers are pinkish white and attract insects and insect eating birds.

Animals:

Game such as Kudu and Impala browse these trees.

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