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Lantana is a low growing shrub suited to temperate climates. In tropical environments, however, it has an established history of being highly invasive and hard to eradicate. As such it would be inadvisable for use for places like Florida and Hawaii.

Synonyms[]

Camara vulgaris, Lantana scabrida, Lantana aculeata, Lantana armata, Lantana mista

Common Names[]

Spanish Flag, West Indian Lantana



Requirements[]

  • Sun
  • Prefers well drained soils

Characteristics[]

  • Seed tend to be toxic if ingested
  • This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds


References[]

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