Nicest when viewed from afar. They tend to be messy trees and they don’t make good yard trees, and I would have said 10 years ago that this one growing at Homewood is north of its range and not likely to do well. Since this one is growing OK, I’ll blame it on global warming. If you are wondering where it is growing at Homewood at Plum Creek, it is along the upper path above the big pond.
If you want to know my opinion, as well as others who have experienced having a mimosa in their yard, read this humorous, but factual article by clicking here.