Spreading Sunshine® Lantana

Lantana x 'Monine'

Profuse color year round from masses of solid, bright yellow flowers! Beautiful mounded, trailing form makes a great display in low borders, containers, or featured as a accent in topiary form. With support, provides an exceptionally showy cover for low fences and walls.
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Full sun

Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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Botanical Pronunciationlan-TAY-na
Average Size at MaturityNatural form to 2 to 3 feet tall, 6 to 8 feet wide. To maintain topiary form, prune occasionally.
Bloom TimeContinuously in frost-free areas.
Design IdeasLet it spread as a low hedge, allow it to drape gracefully over walls or beside pathways, or mix it with annuals and perennials in a flower bed for strong color when other plants have faded out. Let it wash around the legs of small trees and shrubs.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorYellow
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleTropical
Growth HabitSpreading
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Poolside
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsTree & Shrub Food
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Waterwise, Year-round Interest
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, needs only occasional watering.
Companion PlantsHibiscus (Hibiscus); Jatropha (Jatropha); Mandevilla (Mandevilla); Plumbago (Plumbago); Canna (Canna)

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. As a groundcover, space plants 5 ft. apart, (closer for faster coverage). Control weeds with mulch until the plants cover the area.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 9-11

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