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Abutilon 'Nabob' (Abutilon 'Nabob')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
4m
Max height
4m
Max spread
5-10 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Abutilon 'Nabob'

Other names

Abutilon 'Nabob'

Genus

Abutilon Abutilon

Variety or Cultivar

'Nabob' _ 'Nabob' is an erect, evergreen shrub with large, mid-green leaves. In summer and autumn it bears nodding, deep-crimson, bowl-shaped flowers.


Abutilon 'Nabob' is: Evergreen

Habit

Erect

Awards

RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Flower

Dark-crimson in Spring; Dark-crimson in Summer; Dark-crimson in Autumn

Foliage

Mid-green in All seasons

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Mealybugs , Scale insects , Glasshouse whitefly , Glasshouse red spider mite Mealybugs , Scale insects , Glasshouse whitefly , Glasshouse red spider mite

Diseases

Generally disease-free.

General care

Propagation methods

Softwood cuttings


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Where to grow

Abutilon 'Nabob' (Abutilon 'Nabob') will reach a height of 4m and a spread of 4m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses

Beds and borders, Containers, Wallside and trellises, Greenhouse, Indoor

Cultivation

Plant under glass or indoors in a loam-based potting compost in full light. Can be grown outdoors in warmer climates.

Soil type

Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained, Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South, East

Exposure

Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

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

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Botanical name

Abutilon 'Nabob'

Other names

Abutilon 'Nabob'

Genus

Abutilon Abutilon

Variety or Cultivar

'Nabob' _ 'Nabob' is an erect, evergreen shrub with large, mid-green leaves. In summer and autumn it bears nodding, deep-crimson, bowl-shaped flowers.

Foliage

Evergreen

Habit

Erect

Awards

RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)


Colour

Flower

Dark-crimson in Spring; Dark-crimson in Summer; Dark-crimson in Autumn

Foliage

Mid-green in All seasons


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Mealybugs , Scale insects , Glasshouse whitefly , Glasshouse red spider mite

Diseases

Generally disease-free.

General care

Propagation methods

Softwood cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Abutilon 'Nabob' (Abutilon 'Nabob') will reach a height of 4m and a spread of 4m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses

Beds and borders, Containers, Wallside and trellises, Greenhouse, Indoor

Cultivation

Plant under glass or indoors in a loam-based potting compost in full light. Can be grown outdoors in warmer climates.

Soil type

Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained, Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South, East

Exposure

Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

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

USDA zones

Zone 11, Zone 10, Zone 9, Zone 8

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