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Abutilon 'NUABPAS'

Patio Lantern™ Passion Abutilon

Flowering Maple

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This indoor or outdoor dwarf variety produces watermelon-pink bell shaped flowers; lantern-like buds open to pendulous cup-shaped blooms that keep coming and coming; a perfect container plant; attracts hummingbirds

Description

This indoor or outdoor dwarf variety produces watermelon-pink bell shaped flowers; lantern-like buds open to pendulous cup-shaped blooms that keep coming and coming; a perfect container plant; attracts hummingbirds

Landscape Attributes

Patio Lantern™ Passion Abutilon is a multi-stemmed annual with a more or less rounded form. Its medium texture blends into the garden, but can always be balanced by a couple of finer or coarser plants for an effective composition.

This plant will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. It is a good choice for attracting butterflies and hummingbirds to your yard. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Patio Lantern™ Passion Abutilon is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Accent;Mass Planting;Border Edging;General Garden Use;Container Planting

Planting & Growing

Patio Lantern™ Passion Abutilon will grow to be about 18 inches tall at maturity, with a spread of 24 inches. Although it's not a true annual, this fast-growing plant can be expected to behave as an annual in our climate if left outdoors over the winter, usually needing replacement the following year. As such, gardeners should take into consideration that it will perform differently than it would in its native habitat.

Light Requirement:

partial shade

full sun

Moisture:

average to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

(annual)

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

18 inches

24 inches

Deer Resistant:

false

Fall Color

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