Lantana
Lantana camara 'Sonset'

Family: Verbenaceae (ver-be-NAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Lantana (lan-TAN-a) (Info)
Species: camara (kuh-MAR-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Sonset
Additional cultivar information:(PP12883, Son Series)
Hybridized by Covington
Registered or introduced: 2001

Category:

Annuals

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Height:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

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)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

All parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:

Fuchsia (Red-Purple)

Red

Orange

Gold (Yellow-Orange)

Bloom Time:

Blooms repeatedly

Foliage:

Herbaceous

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

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:

Patented

Propagation Methods:

From herbaceous stem 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

Regional

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

Tucson, Arizona

Palm Coast, Florida

Trenton, Florida

Lake Charles, Louisiana

Summerville, South Carolina

Spring, Texas

Portsmouth, Virginia

Seattle, Washington

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Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Positive

On May 13, 2013, YeeFam from Spring, TX (Zone 8b) wrote:

We've had three "warm" winters, hot and dry weather otherwise - this plant has done well. We have it in a semi-shade and it blooms from early spring thru early winter.

Survives benign neglect...

(Tomball/Spring area of Texas)