Abutilon ‘Marion’ is part of the Malvaceae family of plants. It is native to Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, and Uruguay. It is a deciduous shrub. It has hanging, orange, bell-shaped flowers that appear in the summer and autumn. The flowers are maple-like, therefore it is sometimes called Flowering Maple.
Abutilon ‘Marion’ can grow up to 2.5m or 8ft. It can be grown indoors or outdoors in warmer climates. Plant it in the sun in humus rich, moist but well-drained soil. Propagate Abutilon ‘Marion’ by softwood cuttings. Generally disease-free but watch out for red spider mite, mealybugs, scale insects and whitefly.