Abutilon, Tigers Eye - live plant


Tigers Eye Abutilon (Abutilon x hybridum 'Tiger's Eye)

4in pot size

Abutilon, commonly known as Flowering Maple or Chinese Lanterns. Abutilon adds a tropical touch to gardens with its colorful flowers. With good care, it can be a rewarding addition to both garden and containers.

Abutilon features maple-like leaves and produces bell-shaped flowers in various colors. The flowers hang in clusters, resembling small lanterns. The plant can range in height from 2 to 10 feet, depending on the variety.

Plant Abutilon in well-draining soil ammended with organic matter. It thrives in a slightly acidic to neutral pH. Choose a location with partial shade to full sun, depending on your specific climate.

Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged. Water regularly, especially during dry periods.

Abutilon prefers partial to full sun. In hotter climates, some afternoon shade can be beneficial to prevent stress on the plant.

Feed with a balanced, water-soluble fertilizer every month during the growing season. Reduce feeding in the winter.

Prune to maintain your desired shape and size of the plant. Pinch back the tips to encourage bushiness and remove any dead or leggy growth.

Abutilon is generally hardy in USDA zones 8-11. It may tolerate light frost but should be protected from frost.

Pest and Disease Control:
Keep an out for pests like aphids, whiteflies, or spider mites. Treat them as needed. Abutilon is generally resistant to diseases.

Shipping from United States

Processing time

2-7 business days

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payment Options

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Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept cancellations

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Frequently Asked Questions

Are we organic?

Although we aren't certified organic we use only organic practices we no use of pesticides or insecticides.

Sizing details:

Pot size - 3in, 4in or 5in (based on listing)
Plant height - 6+ inches

Shipping from our nursery to you:

We ship on Monday & Tuesdays according to climatic conditions to ensure your plants arrive in a timely manner for proper care, without unnecessary time spent in their dark box.

Where we cannot ship to:

At this time we are not able to fulfill orders outside of the U.S. due to agriculture regulations.
We also do not ship to Hawaii or Alaska because of their distance from our nursery and the sensitive nature of the plants we ship.

Reviews (7)


I am so excited to have this plant. It was shipped quickly well packed and healthy. I had a little communication with Seller just prior to ordering and all is well. I can hardly wait for it to mature, in the future and put on a beautiful display of color!😀

Awesome plant. Lightning shipping, will be purchasing from again.

Arrived very quickly and was healthy ready to bloom

Nice healthy would recommend it

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