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PlantFiles: Lantana
Lantana camara 'Denholm'

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Family: Verbenaceae (ver-be-NAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Lantana (lan-TAN-a) (Info)
Species: camara (kuh-MAR-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Denholm
Additional cultivar information: (aka Denholm White)

3 members have or want this plant for trade.

Category:
Perennials
Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Height:
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)
36-48 in. (90-120 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
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested
Handling plant may cause skin irritation or allergic reaction

Bloom Color:
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
Late Winter/Early Spring
Mid Spring
Late Spring/Early Summer
Mid Summer
Late Summer/Early Fall
Mid Fall
Late Fall/Early Winter
Blooms repeatedly

Foliage:
Deciduous
Velvet/Fuzzy-Textured

Other details:
May be a noxious weed or invasive
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
This plant is resistant to deer
Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
From woody stem cuttings
From softwood cuttings

Seed Collecting:
Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds
N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

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Profile:

2 positives
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive LarissaH On Oct 7, 2006, LarissaH from Denton, TX (Zone 7b) wrote:

I got so sick of seeing yellow lantana every 5 feet in Texas that I decided to try this variety in my garden instead.

I planted in the spring, and it was small and little blooming for a long time...then fall hit, the weather cooled, and it's exploded! Lot of white blooms with creamy yellow middles. I'm guessing our hot summer slowed growing. I'm hoping it will come back next year bigger than ever.

Note - the tiny blossoms are fragile and will fall off if hit with too strong a hose spray. Better off with gentle watering, probably a soaker hose is best to keep the blooms longer.

Positive Suze_ On May 1, 2006, Suze_ from (Zone 7b) wrote:

Profuse, lovely white blooms w/pale yellow center (blooms basically look white from any sort of distance).

Does not dependably return here in the metroplex -- still a great plant, though.

Regional...

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

Deltona, Florida
Zwolle, Louisiana
Vicksburg, Mississippi
Denton, Texas
Fort Worth, Texas
Liberty Hill, Texas
Vidor, Texas



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