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Abutilon savitzii (Abutilon)

Type Shrub (Multi-stemmed Plant), Deciduous, Flowering
Form Rounded Multi-Stemmed Bush, Architectural Form
Size Large Border / Screening Plant (1.8 to 3m height)
Colours Orange Flowers (Summer), Variegated green-white Foliage
Care Regular Maintenance Required
Hardiness Half hardy, Drought Tolerant, Tender Exotic
Growth Fast Growing Plant
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Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Strengths of Abutilon savitzii:

  • Sun loving drought tolerant plant
  • Suitable for container growing
  • Architectural plant – ideal as a ‘stand out’ plant

Weaknesses of Abutilon savitzii

  • Tender exotic suitable only for very mild areas
  • Does not tolerate very dry or very wet soils

Design & Plant Use for Abutilon savitzii:

  • Tall summer flowering shrub suitable for back of border planting
  • Tender exotic plant ideal for a sheltered urban garden in full sun
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Common Missspellings: Abbutilon, Abutelon, Abewtilon, Abutalon

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