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Abutilon
(Indian mallow)

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Abutilon (Indian mallow)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 19 November 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Abutilon
  • Preferred Common Name
  • Indian mallow
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae
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PictureTitleCaptionCopyright
Abutilon grandifolium (hairy Indian mallow); flowers and leaves, Radar hill field, Sand Island, Midway Atoll, Hawaii, USA. June, 2008
TitleFlowers and leaves
CaptionAbutilon grandifolium (hairy Indian mallow); flowers and leaves, Radar hill field, Sand Island, Midway Atoll, Hawaii, USA. June, 2008
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Abutilon grandifolium (hairy Indian mallow); flowers and leaves, Radar hill field, Sand Island, Midway Atoll, Hawaii, USA. June, 2008
Flowers and leavesAbutilon grandifolium (hairy Indian mallow); flowers and leaves, Radar hill field, Sand Island, Midway Atoll, Hawaii, USA. June, 2008©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Abutilon hirtum (Indian mallow); flowering habit. Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, India. May 2010.
TitleFlowering habit
CaptionAbutilon hirtum (Indian mallow); flowering habit. Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, India. May 2010.
Copyright©Lalithamba/via wikipedia - CC BY 2.0
Abutilon hirtum (Indian mallow); flowering habit. Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, India. May 2010.
Flowering habitAbutilon hirtum (Indian mallow); flowering habit. Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, India. May 2010.©Lalithamba/via wikipedia - CC BY 2.0
Abutilon indicum (country mallow); habit. India. August 2016.
TitleHabit
CaptionAbutilon indicum (country mallow); habit. India. August 2016.
Copyright©Vengolis-2016/via wikipedia - CC BY-SA 4.0
Abutilon indicum (country mallow); habit. India. August 2016.
HabitAbutilon indicum (country mallow); habit. India. August 2016.©Vengolis-2016/via wikipedia - CC BY-SA 4.0
Abutilon grandifolium (hairy Indian mallow); flowers and leaves. Waihee, Hawaii, USA. February, 2007.
TitleFlowers and leaves
CaptionAbutilon grandifolium (hairy Indian mallow); flowers and leaves. Waihee, Hawaii, USA. February, 2007.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Abutilon grandifolium (hairy Indian mallow); flowers and leaves. Waihee, Hawaii, USA. February, 2007.
Flowers and leavesAbutilon grandifolium (hairy Indian mallow); flowers and leaves. Waihee, Hawaii, USA. February, 2007.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Abutilon indicum (country mallow); flowering habit. August 2016.
TitleFlowering habit
CaptionAbutilon indicum (country mallow); flowering habit. August 2016.
Copyright©Vengolis-2016/via wikipedia - CC BY-SA 4.0
Abutilon indicum (country mallow); flowering habit. August 2016.
Flowering habitAbutilon indicum (country mallow); flowering habit. August 2016.©Vengolis-2016/via wikipedia - CC BY-SA 4.0
Abutilon grandifolium (hairy Indian mallow); habit as a dense thicket. Old hospital field, Sand Island, Midway Atoll, Hawaii, USA. June, 2008.
TitleHabit
CaptionAbutilon grandifolium (hairy Indian mallow); habit as a dense thicket. Old hospital field, Sand Island, Midway Atoll, Hawaii, USA. June, 2008.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Abutilon grandifolium (hairy Indian mallow); habit as a dense thicket. Old hospital field, Sand Island, Midway Atoll, Hawaii, USA. June, 2008.
HabitAbutilon grandifolium (hairy Indian mallow); habit as a dense thicket. Old hospital field, Sand Island, Midway Atoll, Hawaii, USA. June, 2008.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Abutilon indicum (country mallow); close-up of flower. August 2016.
TitleFlower
CaptionAbutilon indicum (country mallow); close-up of flower. August 2016.
Copyright©Vengolis-2016/via wikipedia - CC BY-SA 4.0
Abutilon indicum (country mallow); close-up of flower. August 2016.
FlowerAbutilon indicum (country mallow); close-up of flower. August 2016.©Vengolis-2016/via wikipedia - CC BY-SA 4.0
Abutilon grandifolium (hairy Indian mallow); habit, as a dense thicket. Note Laysan albatross chick (Phoebastria immutabilis). Enlisted Woods, Sand Island, Midway Atoll, Hawaii, USA. June, 2008.
TitleHabit
CaptionAbutilon grandifolium (hairy Indian mallow); habit, as a dense thicket. Note Laysan albatross chick (Phoebastria immutabilis). Enlisted Woods, Sand Island, Midway Atoll, Hawaii, USA. June, 2008.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Abutilon grandifolium (hairy Indian mallow); habit, as a dense thicket. Note Laysan albatross chick (Phoebastria immutabilis). Enlisted Woods, Sand Island, Midway Atoll, Hawaii, USA. June, 2008.
HabitAbutilon grandifolium (hairy Indian mallow); habit, as a dense thicket. Note Laysan albatross chick (Phoebastria immutabilis). Enlisted Woods, Sand Island, Midway Atoll, Hawaii, USA. June, 2008.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Abutilon indicum (country mallow); fruiting habit, showing unripe seed pods. India. February 2012.
TitleFruiting habit
CaptionAbutilon indicum (country mallow); fruiting habit, showing unripe seed pods. India. February 2012.
Copyright©V.R. Vinayaraj-2012/via wikipedia - CC BY-SA 3.0
Abutilon indicum (country mallow); fruiting habit, showing unripe seed pods. India. February 2012.
Fruiting habitAbutilon indicum (country mallow); fruiting habit, showing unripe seed pods. India. February 2012.©V.R. Vinayaraj-2012/via wikipedia - CC BY-SA 3.0
Abutilon grandifolium (hairy Indian mallow); flower. Radar hill field, Sand Island, Midway Atoll, Hawaii, USA. June, 2008.
TitleFlower
CaptionAbutilon grandifolium (hairy Indian mallow); flower. Radar hill field, Sand Island, Midway Atoll, Hawaii, USA. June, 2008.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Abutilon grandifolium (hairy Indian mallow); flower. Radar hill field, Sand Island, Midway Atoll, Hawaii, USA. June, 2008.
FlowerAbutilon grandifolium (hairy Indian mallow); flower. Radar hill field, Sand Island, Midway Atoll, Hawaii, USA. June, 2008.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Abutilon indicum (country mallow); fruiting habit, with mature seed pods. India. November 2009.
TitleFruiting habit
CaptionAbutilon indicum (country mallow); fruiting habit, with mature seed pods. India. November 2009.
Copyright©Dinesh Valke/via flickr - CC BY-SA 2.0
Abutilon indicum (country mallow); fruiting habit, with mature seed pods. India. November 2009.
Fruiting habitAbutilon indicum (country mallow); fruiting habit, with mature seed pods. India. November 2009.©Dinesh Valke/via flickr - CC BY-SA 2.0
Abutilon grandifolium (hairy Indian mallow); opening flower, leaves and ripening seed pod. Note hirsute nature of plant. Kula Botanical Garden, Hawaii, USA. March, 2011.
TitleFlower
CaptionAbutilon grandifolium (hairy Indian mallow); opening flower, leaves and ripening seed pod. Note hirsute nature of plant. Kula Botanical Garden, Hawaii, USA. March, 2011.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Abutilon grandifolium (hairy Indian mallow); opening flower, leaves and ripening seed pod. Note hirsute nature of plant. Kula Botanical Garden, Hawaii, USA. March, 2011.
FlowerAbutilon grandifolium (hairy Indian mallow); opening flower, leaves and ripening seed pod. Note hirsute nature of plant. Kula Botanical Garden, Hawaii, USA. March, 2011.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Abutilon Mill.

Preferred Common Name

  • Indian mallow

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Schoenmalve
  • Italy: abutilo; abutilone

EPPO code

  • ABUSS (Abutilon sp.)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Dicotyledonae
  •                     Order: Malvales
  •                         Family: Malvaceae
  •                             Genus: Abutilon