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Abutilon pictum 'Gold Dust'

Pronunciation: a-BEW-tih-lon PIK-tum
Family: Malvaceae
Synonym: Abutilon striatum
Common Name: Gold Dust Abutilon, Gold Dust Flowering Maple
Cultivar: Gold Dust
Plant Type:
  • trees, shrubs
Height to: 4ft (1.2m)
Width to: 4ft (1.2m)
USDA Hardiness Zones:
  • 20 to 10ºF ZONE 8
  • 30 to 20ºF ZONE 9
  • 40 to 30ºF ZONE 10
Sun Exposure:
  • full sun
Bloom Season:
  • repeat bloomer
Bloom Description: Gold Dust Flowering Maple (Abutilon pictum) bears pendant, bell shaped yellow to orange flowers, 2 1/2in (6cm) long with dark red veins
Soil Type: Under glass grow in soil based potting mix. Outdoors, grow in moderately fertile, well drained soil.
Plant Perks:
  • Container Gardening
Pests and Diseases: susceptible to whiteflies, spider mites, scale insects and mealybugs when grown indoors. Mushroom root rot, rust, leaf spots and abutilon mosaic virus.
Propagation: sow Gold Dust Flowering Maple (Abutilon pictum) seed at 59-64ºF/15-18ºC in spring. Softwood cuttings may be rooted in spring, or greenwood cuttings in summer.
Native to: Garden origin
Winter Sowing Zones: None
Notes for Identification:

Gold Dust Flowering Maple (Abutilon pictum) is an evergreen shrub or small tree, erect at first then spreading with yellow mottled leaves.

Care:  In the growing season, water freely and apply a balanced liquid fertilizer every 2 weeks, water sparingly in winter.

Source: The American Horticultural Society A to Z Encyclopedia of Garden Plants

USDA Heat Zones (days above 86ºF):
  • 90 to 120 days ZONE 8
  • 120 to 150 days ZONE 9
  • 150 to 180 days ZONE 10
  • 180 to 210 days ZONE 11
  • Greater then 210 ZONE 12
Seed photo: 0
Seed Label: 0
Located in: Trees, Shrubs
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