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Spreading Sunset™ Lantana

Lantana x 'Monet'

SKU
05705
A nearly year-round profusion of color from masses of vivid orange-red flowers! The beautiful spreading form is extremely useful in sunny flower beds or containers. An excellent low border, groundcover, or accent shrub. Heat tolerant. Evergreen in warm, frost-free climates; treat as a summer annual in northern regions.
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Botanical Pronunciationlan-TAY-na
Average Size at MaturityQuickly reaches 2 to 3 ft. tall, 6 to 8 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeSpring and summer; longer in frost-free areas
Design IdeasAn evergreen, all-season bloomer such as this Lantana is indispensable in the garden as a high groundcover or low hedge. Use its mounding growth to accentuate the form and flowers of companions. Trail over walls or hanging baskets. A lovely tropical annual in temperate climates.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeLong Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorOrange
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Mediterranean, Rustic, Tropical
Growth HabitSpreading
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Hillside
Light NeedsFull sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureEasy Care, Waterwise, Fast Growing, Benefits Birds
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsWater deeply when soil is dry.
Companion PlantsPhormium (Phormium); Mirror Plant (Coprosma); Princess Flower (Tibouchina); Plumbago (Plumbago); Cordyline (Cordyline)

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. Space 5 to 6 ft. apart as groundcover. Fertilize in spring. Remove spent flowers for a tidy appearance.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 9-11

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