Phenology: Flowering summer–fall.
Habitat: Soybean, corn, and cotton fields, naturalized in disturbed sites
Elevation: 0–1400 m
The history of the introduction of Abutilon theophrasti to North America was recounted by N. R. Spencer (1984). It can be abundant locally, thriving when rich cultivated soils are disturbed, especially in the midwestern region. Interference with crops has been extensive.
|Author||Paul A. Fryxell† + and Steven R. Hill +|
|Basionym||Sida abutilon +|
|Common name||Butterprint +, China jute +, chingma +, Indian hemp +, pie-marker + and velvetleaf +|
|Elevation||0–1400 m +|
|Habitat||Soybean, corn, and cotton fields, naturalized in disturbed sites +|
|Illustrator||Linny Heagy +|
|Phenology||Flowering summer–fall. +|
|Taxon name||Abutilon theophrasti +|
|Taxon parent||Abutilon +|
|Taxon rank||species +|
|Volume||Volume 6 +|