Abutilon darwinii

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Abutilon darwinii
Abutilon darwini - Burvenich.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Malvales
Family: Malvaceae
Genus: Abutilon
Species: A. darwinii
Binomial name
Abutilon darwinii
Hook. f.

Abutilon darwinii is a shrub typically growing 2 m tall, native to Brazil (South America). The flowers are pink.

Uses[edit]

It is a popular ornamental plant in hot regions with a humid climate.

References[edit]

  • (Portuguese) LORENZI, H.; SOUZA, M.S. (2001) Plantas Ornamentais no Brasil: arbustivas, herbáceas e trepadeiras. Plantarum ISBN 85-86714-12-7