Lantana
Lantana camara 'Red Spread'

Family: Verbenaceae (ver-be-NAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Lantana (lan-TAN-a) (Info)
Species: camara (kuh-MAR-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Red Spread
Additional cultivar information:(PP14691)
Hybridized by Kearley
Registered or introduced: 2004

Category:

Shrubs

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Water Requirements:

Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Suitable for growing in containers

This plant is suitable for growing indoors

Height:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

Handling plant may cause skin irritation or allergic reaction

Bloom Color:

Red

Red-Orange

Bloom Time:

Mid Spring

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Late Summer/Early Fall

Mid Fall

Foliage:

Unknown - Tell us

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Patented

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Gainesville, Florida

Hawthorne, Florida

Mc Intosh, Florida

Newberry, Florida

Augusta, Georgia

Cordele, Georgia

Lawrenceville, Georgia

Greensboro, North Carolina

Fort Worth, Texas

Portsmouth, Virginia

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Mar 27, 2012, Lagunacell from Hilton Head Island, SC wrote:

Beautiful species of Lantana Camara, had the pleasure of working with the patent holders for two years. Vigorous and extremely healthy.

Positive

On Aug 1, 2009, thebestmissy from Fort Worth, TX (Zone 8a) wrote:

I bought this plant at Lowe's in the early Spring and it has grown like crazy. It has beautiful color, blooms a lot and is a butterfly and hummingbird magnet.

Positive

On Jun 18, 2009, bevcat6 from Gainesville, FL wrote:

I live in Gainesville (8b) and the 2 plants I bought last year came back vigorously even after the many freezes of last winter. Many other plants that are supposed to be hardy for this area did not come back. The lantana is full of flowers and looks great. I will plant several more.

Positive

On Jul 21, 2006, Robyn4RRN from Hawthorne, FL wrote:

This is a great variety, however, it's patented. (#14,691) Please realize that propagation for commercial use is prohibited. Just an FYI.