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Flowering Maple

Abutilon megapotamicum 'Variegatum'

Also known as

Indian Mallow, Chinese Lantern, Trailing Abutilon

Photo by Mr_Bluesky (All rights reserved)

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Half-hardy

H3

RHS hardiness

-5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

2.5m

Max

2.5m

1.5m

Min

1.5m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

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Flowering Maple Overview

As the Abutilon megapotamicum but the foliage has yellow markings.

Common problems with Flowering Maple

If grown under glass they are susceptible to Whiteflies, Red Spider Mites, Mealybugs and Scale insects.

How to propagate Flowering Maple

Seed

Cuttings

Other uses of Flowering Maple

Ideal for unheated conservatories or greenhouses, also suitable for containers, wall-side borders or open borders in urban gardens during the summer.