Red Tiger abutilon flower

Growing the Red Tiger Abutilon

  Call them bell-shaped or hibiscus-like, but one thing there is no denying is that the abutilon Red Tiger® abutilon (Abutilon vexillarium var. ATN RT5), also known as the flowering maple, produces some gorgeous flowers. When grown in USDA hardiness zones 8 through 10, the news gets even better: this abutilon blooms continuously from spring […]


Fertilizing Raspberry Plants

      While most raspberry (Rubus spp.) cultivars are hardy in USDA plant hardiness zones 3 through 7, some tolerate warmer temperatures and reduced chill hours. “Autumn Bliss,” (Rubus idaeus “Autumn Bliss”), for instance, is hardy to USDA zones 3 through 11. No matter where in the world you grow raspberries, for maximum yield, […]