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Flowering Maple Abutilon X hybridum

Other Common Name(s):

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ah-BEW-tih-lon BY HY-brih-dum
This plant has medium severity poison characteristics.
See below
Description

About:  prefers rich soil; keep uniformly moist; normally grown as a house plant

Light: Sun to afternoon shade

Space: 18 inches

Found in: Houseplant or interiorscape; landscape as ornamental woody shrub

Cultivars:
  • 'Variegatum'
Tags:
#red#tropical#white#sun#yellow#full sun#houseplant#annual#summer#orange#white flowers#shrub#flowers#pink flowers#white flower#red flowers#yellow flowers#orange flowers#flowering tree#poinsonous#Chinese lantern#orange flower#pink flower#summer flowers#woody shrub
Cultivars:
  • 'Variegatum'
Tags:
#red#tropical#white#sun#yellow#full sun#houseplant#annual#summer#orange#white flowers#shrub#flowers#pink flowers#white flower#red flowers#yellow flowers#orange flowers#flowering tree#poinsonous#Chinese lantern#orange flower#pink flower#summer flowers#woody shrub
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Abutilon
    Family:
    Malvaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Woody
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    Tropical
    Dimensions:
    Height: 1 ft. 6 in. - 2 ft. 6 in.
    Width: 4 ft. 0 in. - 5 ft. 0 in.
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Annual
    Poisonous
    Shrub
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Soil Drainage:
    Good Drainage
    Available Space To Plant:
    12 inches-3 feet
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Orange
    Pink
    Red/Burgundy
    White
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Summer
    Flower Petals:
    4-5 petals/rays
    Flower Size:
    1-3 inches
    Flower Description:
    Flowers are single in leaf axils, drooping, have 5 petals that are2 inches long, and have stamens fused into a tubular column. Flowers are white, red, yellow, pink, or orange.
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Leaf Type:
    Simple
    Leaf Arrangement:
    Alternate
    Leaf Margin:
    Crenate
    Lobed
    Serrate
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Description:
    This shrub has leaves that are alternate, simple, 0-5 palmately lobed, often variegated, and has teethed margins (some look serrate while others looking more crenate) with a pointed center point.
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Location:
    Houseplants
    Problems:
    Contact Dermatitis
    Poisonous
  • Poison:
    Poison Severity:
    Medium
    Poison Symptoms:
    SKIN IRRITATION MINOR OR LASTING ONLY FOR A FEW MINUTES. Mild allergic skin reactions and various types of dermatitis
    Poison Toxic Principle:
    Unknown
    Causes Contact Dermatitis:
    Yes
    Poison Part:
    Leaves