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Abutilon 'Biltmore Ballgown'
Common Name: Flowering Maple Family: Malvaceae (The Mallow Family)

Notes:
An heirloom from Biltmore Estate in Ashville, North Carolina, Abutlion 'Biltmore Ballgown' is an excellent and vigorous flowering maple cultivar. Its upright stems are festooned with dangling two-inch orange bells streaked with scarlet throughout summer. Just provide lots of fertilizer. May be hardy to zone 7 if grown in full-sun and protected from winter wet in well-drained beds and with mulch. Will blossom straight through winter in a bright window inside the house.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Americas - Central and South America

Miscellaneous - Garden Origin

ClassSemi-evergreen Primary Bloom ColourRed
TypeShrub Secondary Bloom ColourOrange
Height4-6' Bloom TimeSpring - Summer
Spread12-24" FragranceNo
Light ExposureFull Sun Part Sun Foliage ColourGreen
Soil Moisture Stem Colour
Hardiness7-10 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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