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Lantana Camara

Botanical Name:

Lantana camara

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How to Grow
Water
Medium
Water moderately, allowing the top 3cm to dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Jun, Jul, Aug

Plant Type

Annual, Ground Cover, Perennial, Poisonous, Shrub, Erect or spreading much-branched, square-stemmed shrub

Lifespan

Annual, Perennial

Flower

1 - 2 in. spherical clusters of tubular white, red, pink, or yellow flowers, with five lobes in a flat-topped cluster on a long stalk., Showy flowers in convex heads 1-2 in. across.

Fruit

0.3 in. orange or red fleshy berry-like drupe turns metallic blue or purple-black, Drupes 3–6 mm in diameter, purple-black to black on ripening. Drupes 3–6 mm in diameter, purple-black to black on ripening.

Benefits
Attracts

Butterflies

Hummingbirds

Pollinators

Taxonomy

Order

Lamiales

Family

Verbenaceae

Genus

Lantana

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