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General Information

Plant Care Instructions By Pat Hammer

Grow as a house plant or can be planted outdoors in this area.

Is Indoor Plant?

No

These month by month plant care tasks are for plants in the following zones :
Sunset Zones : 23, 24
USDA Zones :
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Plant Care Instruction

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    • January
    January
    1. Fertilize

    Abutilon likes to be fertilized regularly. When grown indoors reduce the amount of fertlizer.
    2. Water

    When grown as a potted plant keep the soil evening moist. Do not over water.
    3. Pest/Disease Inspection

    Watch closely for whitefly.
    4. Propagate

    Can be propagated by soft stem cuttings any time during the year.
  • Fertilize

    When should you fertilize this plant? Which kind of fertilizer do you recommend? Should you use different fertilizers at different times of year?

    January

    Abutilon likes to be fertilized regularly. When grown indoors reduce the amount of fertlizer.

    Water

    Is there a time to reduce or increase watering? Any special requirements? Things to avoid during certain times of the year?

    January

    When grown as a potted plant keep the soil evening moist. Do not over water.

    Pest/Disease Inspection

    What are the common problems this plant will face and when should you look for them to appear?

    January

    Watch closely for whitefly.

    Propagate

    When's a good time to divide, take cuttings, layer or propagate this plant. Any special requirements?

    January

    Can be propagated by soft stem cuttings any time during the year.

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