Also known as
Flowering Maple 'Tango', Chinese Lantern 'Tango'
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5 years to reach maturity
This plant has no fragrance
Abutilon 'Tango' Overview
Abutilon 'Tango' is a tender evergreen shrub that produces many beautiful bright orange-red bell-shaped flowers in summer and autumn. Often treated as a climber, it has an upright, compact habit and is a popular conservatory plant. Outdoors, it needs a sheltered, warm position - against a sunny wall perhaps - and it likes moist but well-drained soil. Also known as Flowering Maple 'Tango' or Chinese Lantern 'Tango', this cultivar can add stunning tropical interest to your indoor or outside space! It is also attractive to pollinators so will bring beneficial wildlife into your garden.
How to propagate Abutilon 'Tango'
Propagate Abutilon by seed in spring.
Softwood, greenwood or semi-ripe cuttings in summer.
Special features of Abutilon 'Tango'
Attracts useful insects
Other uses of Abutilon 'Tango'