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Botanical name: Abutilon 'Kentish Belle'
Other names: Abutilon 'Kentish Belle'
Variety or cultivar: 'Kentish Belle' _ 'Kentish Belle' is a semi-evergreen shrub with arching branches and bell-shaped flowers, with orange-yellow petals and dark red outer calyx.
Abutilon 'Kentish Belle' is: Semi evergreen
Flower: Orange, Red, Yellow in Summer; Yellow, Red, Orange in Autumn
Foliage: Dark-green in Summer
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Plant with: Phlomis fruticosa (Jerusalem sage)
Diseases: May suffer from virus.
Propagation: Propagate by seed in spring at 15ºC to 18ºC, or by softwood cuttings.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Softwood cuttings, Seed. REGISTER to read more...
Abutilon 'Kentish Belle' (Abutilon 'Kentish Belle') will reach a height of 2.5m and a spread of 2.5m after 10-20 years.
Suggested uses: Beds and borders, Containers, Wallside and trellises, City, Cottage/Informal, Greenhouse
Cultivation: Grow outdoors in sunny sheltered border, or grow under glass in loam-based compost in full light.
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|Soil types:||Loamy, Sandy|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Alkaline, Neutral|
|Hardiness:||Indoor unheated (H2), Tender in frost (H3)|
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