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Abutilon x suntense 'Jermyns' (Abutilon 'Jermyns')

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2 hours care
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Ultimate height
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Time to maturity
10-20 years
To maturity

Botanical name: Abutilon x suntense 'Jermyns'

Other names: Abutilon 'Jermyns'

Genus: Abutilon

Variety or Cultivar: 'Jermyns' _ 'Jermyns' is a vigorous shrub with an upright habit and bearing masses of large purple blooms that are flat rather than bell-shaped.

Abutilon x suntense 'Jermyns' is: Semi evergreen

Flower: Violet in Summer; Violet in Autumn

Foliage: Dark-green in Summer

Habit: Spreading

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

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Specific pests: Mealybugs , Aphids , Scale insects , Glasshouse whitefly , Glasshouse red spider mite

Diseases: May suffer from virus.

General care

Propagation: Propagate by seed in spring at 15ºC to 18ºC, or by softwood cuttings.. REGISTER to read more...

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Abutilon x suntense 'Jermyns' (Abutilon 'Jermyns') 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.

Soil type: Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage: Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Neutral, Alkaline

Light: Full Sun

Aspect: South, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Indoor unheated (H2), Tender in frost (H3)

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