Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Abutilon
Family: Malvaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
sonneratianum
NOTES

Velvety shrub with heart-shaped leaves which are obscurely lobed, toothed and pale below.


AUTHORITY
(Cav.) Sweet
Sub Author
Conservation
Frequent
Habit
Shrub
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Flowers on long axillary pedicels, pink to yellow or orange. Fruits divided into wedge-shaped portions
Colour: Pink
Notes: The flowers are sometimes yellow
Colour: Yellow
Notes: The flowers are sometimes orange
Colour: Orange
Common Name
Butter and cheese
Wildemalva
Habitat
NOTES: Forest margins and bush, especially disturbed areas.
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
Animal treatments
Exact use not specified
Months
November
December
January
Synonyms for Species
Abutilon umtaliense



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