Abutilon, Flowering Maple
Abutilon 'Dennis'

Family: Malvaceae (mal-VAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Abutilon (a-BEW-tih-lon) (Info)
Cultivar: Dennis

Category:

Shrubs

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Foliage Color:

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Bloom Characteristics:

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Water Requirements:

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Where to Grow:

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Height:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

Spacing:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Light Shade

Danger:

N/A

Bloom Color:

Pink

Red

Red-Orange

Bloom Time:

Blooms repeatedly

Foliage:

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Other details:

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Soil pH requirements:

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Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

From herbaceous stem cuttings

From woody stem cuttings

From softwood cuttings

Seed Collecting:

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Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Berkeley, California

Cazadero, California

La Jolla, California

Deland, Florida

Jacksonville, Florida

Lakeland, Florida

Patterson, Georgia

Savannah, Georgia

Artondale, Washington

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Gardeners' Notes:

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On May 15, 2010, MSRENA from Edgewater, FL wrote:

purchased 6 plants from gardenharvest.com got in 3 days
5 are doing great 1 has gotten attacked by some bug???
but the flowers are so pretty on 1 but waiting for the other 4 to bloom. hope the make it thru the hot summer in fla.
it took me 2 yrs to find out what this was, seen the 1st time up in st aug. fl and it was 5-6' tall but thin with only 3 flowers
i'm hoping for the best have it planted facing north, but it gets some sun 3-4 hrs a day