Abutilon palmeri
Indian Mallow

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Part ShadeBird Friendly
DESCRIPTION
Indian Mallow
Abutilon palmeri
This water-smart shrub has velvety, gray-green foliage. Bright mango-colored blossoms are a favorite of hummingbirds and butterflies from spring through summer while its soft, rounded form makes it perfect for blending with other landscape forms. Heat/reflective heat tolerant.
BENEFITS
Nectar source for hummingbirds and butterflies
Larval food plant for Arizona Powdered Skippers
Showy, colorful blooms
Soft, round form adds great landscape texture
Works well in native container plantings
Heat and reflective heat tolerant
NATIVE INFO

Native Range

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Interesting Facts

 

Butterflies and moths make up one of the largest insect orders called Lepidoptera which has 160,000 recognized species worldwide. There are over 250 species of butterflies in the Sonoran Desert.

 

GROWING TIPS

 

Mature Size: 3-5ft. Wide x 3-5ft. Tall

Hardiness Zone: 9-12

Sun Exposure: Part Shade

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