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PlantFiles: Flowering Maple
Abutilon 'Raspberry Parfait'

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

Category:
Perennials
Shrubs

Height:
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Hardiness:
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)
USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Pink
Red

Bloom Time:
Blooms all year

Foliage:
Evergreen
Blue-Green
Veined

Other details:
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Flowers are fragrant
Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping
Provides winter interest

Soil pH requirements:
5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Profile:

2 positives
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive Kell On Sep 7, 2005, Kell from Northern California, CA (Zone 9b) wrote:

This plant has deep dark pink blooms that have a great texture to them and with a bright yellow stamen. This one is supposed to be scented but I have never noticed a fragrance. My hummers just love this one.

Positive RichSwanner On Dec 26, 2003, RichSwanner from Citrus Heights, CA (Zone 9b) wrote:

A beauty, cross between a red and a pink. It goes thru at least four color changes as it ages.A Monterey Bay Nursery plant.

Regional...

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

San Leandro, California



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