Flowering Maple (Abutilon Hybridum mix) 70 seeds (#1451)
A flowering tree plant for interior decoration, balconies or terraces, valued for its abundant flowering and decorative large bell-shaped elegantly hanging flowers in red, orange and yellow.
It requires fertile soil that keeps moisture well, position in partial shade. In winter, the plant should stand in a dry place at a temperature of +5-+10C, from spring to autumn should be watered abundantly, in winter less often.
Approximately 70 seeds in 0.3g packet.
Genus - Abutilon
Species - Hybridum
Variety - mix
Common name - Flowering Maple
Pre-Treatment - Not-required
Hardiness zones - 4 - 10
Height - 0,90 m
Spread - 0,30 m
Plant type - Annual or indoor flower
Exposure - Full Sun, Partial Shade
Growth rate - Fast
Soil PH - Acid, neutral, alkaline
Soil type - Rich, well drained
Water requirements - High
Landscape uses - Beds, borders, pots, window boxes or containers
Bloom season - July - October
Leaf / Flower color - Green / red, orange and yellow
Abutilon will grow easy from seed. Sow from March to June and August to October in moist soil surface, cover with glass or clear plastic.
Normal germination time - 21 days. Germinates better then temeparture is ~+20C.
Seeds started indoors in early spring should be ready to produce their first flowers by the following winter if grown inside or in the end of summer if grown outside.