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Abutilon indicum

Classification

Order: Malvales
   Family: Malvaceae
            Genus: Abutilon
                        Specie: Abutilon indicum

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 8 ft (2.4 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil in a sunny position

Features: Round greyish leaves; edible seeds

Uses: Medicinal properties

Zones: 10-12

Description: An Indian native grown in its homeland for its edible seeds, which are used in flour and added to drinks. Abutilon indicum is also for medicinal use against a wide range of disorders. This perennial subshrub reaches 8 ft (2.4 m) in height. ZONES 10

Growth Habit: Open habit

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