Native to Southeast Asia, Albizia was introduced to Europe in the 18th century by an Italian botanist who was captivated by the beauty of this delicate tree. Admired for its ornamental qualities, its popularity spread throughout Europe and America.
Albizia Bark is used in cosmetics to visibly reduce the appearance of dark circles.
Did you know?
Due to the lightness of its foliage—especially the feathery flowers which resemble a pink plume—Albizia is nicknamed the silk tree.