Bandolero™ Guava Lantana

Lantana camara 'Guava'

Bigger blooms and bold color on an exceptionally vigorous variety. A wonderful choice when used as an annual in northern climates, quickly filling in container plantings. Where hardy, makes a big impact in large containers, or in shrub borders. Evergreen in frost-free areas.
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10-11: Perennial
Grow as Annual in all zones

Good to Grow...for one season:


Full sun

Water deeply when soil is dry.

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Botanical Pronunciationlan-TAN-a kuh-MAR-uh
Average Size at MaturityQuickly reaches 18 to 24 in. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeSpring to Summer
Flower AttributeLong Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorOrange
Foliage ColorGreen
Growth RateFast
Light NeedsFull sun
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsWater deeply when soil is dry.
Companion PlantsMaiden Grass (Miscanthus); Hibiscus (Hibiscus); Heliotrope (Heliotropium); Jatropha (Jatropha); Mandevilla (Mandevilla)

Thrives in average, well-drained soils. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish root system. Once established in the landscape, reduce frequency; continue to water container plants regularly. Fertilize in spring. Remove spent blooms periodically and prune annually to shape.

This Plant's Growing Zones: ALL

Your USDA Cold Hardiness Zone:

Grow As Annual in All Zones