Lantana involucrata

  • Family name: Verbenaceae
  • Host plant for: none
  • General description: Upright, branching wood shrub with rough, opposite leaves and terminal clusters of small cream-white flowers. Easy to cultivate. Requires full sun and well-drained soils. Drought tolerant. Excellent long-blooming subtropical shrub that can be pruned to dense, compact form. Flowers attract butterflies and other pollinators.
  • Type: Woody shrub

Lantana involucrata

  • Flower: Terminal clusters of small cream-white flowers
  • Bloom time: Spring through fall
  • Soil type: Dry, well-drained, sandy or limestone soils
  • Maximum height: 5 feet
  • Candidate for home gardens: Easy to cultivate. Long flowering period.
  • Availability in nursery: Specialty and native plant nurseries.
  • Frenquency in the wild: Common
  • Habitat: coastal uplands, ruderal
  • County: Brevard, Broward, Charlotte, Collier, Hillsborough, Indian River, Lee, Manatee, Miami-Dade, Monroe, Palm Beach, Pinellas, Sarasota, St. Lucie
Full sunFull Sun
Drought tolerantDrought Tolerant

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