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How Long Does it Take for a Mimosa Tree to Mature?

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How Long Does it Take for a Mimosa Tree to Mature?

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Mature mimosa (Albizia julibrissin) trees usually stand between 20 and 40 feet high and up to 50 feet wide. With a growth rate that can approach 3 feet per year, a mimosa--or silk--tree takes between seven and 14 years to mature.

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A freelance writer, Judy Wolfe has owned Prose for the Pros, a freelance writing business, since 2006. She's been an inveterate traveler since 1961 and draws on her travel experiences to provide articles for such websites as Chincoteague Island Vacations and Berlin Dude. Wolfe holds a Bachelor of Arts in literature from California State University at Pomona.