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Wildflowers

Lantana

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Native Growing Area

Scientific Name: Lantana

Common Names: Lantana

Description

Lantana blooms from Spring through Fall. The flower head is orange and yellow and 1 to 2 inches in diameter. The range is from the Rio Grande plains to the Edwards Plateau. This three to five foot shrub is a favorite hangout for butterflies.

Bloom Color(s): red, yellow, orange

Bloom Width: 2 in.

Foliage Color(s): Green

Plant Height: to 5 ft.

Bloom Period: April to October

Plant Family: Verbenaceae

Growth Habit: Shrub

Sightings: Big Thicket on Hwy 92 near 1746

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