Photo by JLBG taken at Juniper Level Botanic Gdn, NC
Photo by C. Hardison taken at Juniper Level Botanic Gdn, NC
Abutilon 'Fool's Gold'
Fool's Gold Flowering Maple
Item #: 8001
Zones: 8a to 10b
Height: 48" tall
Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L)
Abutilon 'Fool's Gold' is an upright flowering maple clothed with 2" wide, fuzzy green leaves and adorned from early summer until fall with 2.5" wide, hanging, salmon-orange (RHS 24B), lantern-like flowers, each highlighted with dark orange veins...a hummingbird delight. Abutilon 'Fool's Gold' is a 4' tall x 2.5' wide flowering maple that has proven to be reliable in our climate down into the teens, and is also a great summer container specimen plant.
Flower Color: Multicolor , Orange/Peach
Leaf Color: Green
Container Role: Thrillers
Garden Themes: Cottage Garden Plants , Living Wall
Other: Butterfly Attracting Plants , Cut Flower Plants , Drought Tolerant Plants , Hummingbird Plants , Pollinator Plants , Plants that Attract Birds , Rabbit Resistant Plants , Tropical Looking Plants , House Plants