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Abutilon x hybridum 'Chocolate'


Abutilon x hybridum 'Chocolate'

CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Delightful small shrub with dark red bell-like flowers in the summer. The flowers are full of nectar which will attract birds. Protect from heavy frost. Will grow in sun or shade.

 
Genus
Abutilon
Species   x hybridum
Cultivar   'Chocolate'

Common name
Chinese Lantern

Family name
Malvaceae
Place of origin
Garden origin


DETAILS
Height
1 m
Width
1 m
(expected growth in average NZ conditions in 5 to 10 years)
Leaves
Evergreen

Soil Type
Grows in most soil types

Moisture
Tolerates dry soils

Exposure
Grows in sun or semi-shade / Tolerates coastal sites

Flowering shrub / Plants for coastal sites / Provides food for bees or birds

Shrubs

Category
Medium, height between 1.5 to 3 metres
Availability
All our current stock has been dispatched out to retailers. If they have none left for you, we are growing another crop to supply as soon as possible.
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