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Abutilon megapotamicum Hanging Basket
Abutilon megapotamicum - Chinese Lantern
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Tropical, semi-evergreen, perennial, upright shrub with graceful arching branches has green heart-shaped leaves and profuse pendulous bell-shaped red and yellow flowers resembling Chinese lanterns in Summer, Autumn and into Winter. Attracts butterflies. Best grown in evenly moist, rich, well-drained soil in full sun or part shade, in sheltered outdoor locations. Ideal for tall pots and hanging baskets.

Size — 200mm
Growth Width — 2.5m
Growth Height — 2.5m
Frost Sensitive
Light Requirements — Full sun, Indirect sunlight, Morning Sun, Part Shade
Soil Requirements — Special potting mix, Well drained soil
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Planting Advice

Use a quality potting mix such as Supersoil Professional potting mix.

Watering needs

Keep soil moist at all times.

Pruning Advice

Cut back one third of the overall size once flowering has finished.