Lantana plants are very fragrant, so they are often grown for their smell.
|1||Lantana camara (Lavender) – Plant|
|2||5 inch (13 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)|
In frost-free climates, its a great perennial ground cover, as well. Lantana is a genus of about 150 species of perennial flowering plants in the verbena family, Verbenaceae.Lantana plant grows up to 24 inches tall with a spread of up to 4 feet. Plant blooms in summer to fall season.
|Plant Height||12 inch (30 cm)|
|Plant Spread||5 inch (13 cm)|
|Common Name||Umbels, Coronitas, Lantana Weed, Wild Sage, Shrub Verbena, Yellow Sage, Kantutay|
|Maximum Reachable Height||Up to 2 feet|
|Bloom Time||Year Round|
|Difficulty Level||Easy to grow|
Planting And Care
- In warmer climates, you need not need any special winter care, though if you live in a more temperate climate, you should take care to mulch (shredded bark is best) your lantana over the winter and heavily prune in the spring.
- In colder areas, lantana should be treated as an annual, as it will not sustain itself over cold winte
- Make sure to place it in an indoor area that gets a lot of natural sunlight.
Lantana Camara Care
Simply choose a sunny location and plant them in well-draining soil. Although these plants are tolerant of many soil conditions, lantana flowers prefer slightly acidic soil. Mulching with pine needles is an easy way to raise pH levels in areas with low acid.
|Temperature||20 to 40 degrees C|
|Fertilizer||Use any organic fertilizer during the spring and summer seasons.|
Lantana Camara Special Feature
Attractive flower color
Lantana Camara Uses
- Lantana plant is used as the ornamental purpose