Lantana
Lantana camara 'Cream Carpet'

Family: Verbenaceae (ver-be-NAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Lantana (lan-TAN-a) (Info)
Species: camara (kuh-MAR-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Cream Carpet
Additional cultivar information:(PP1841)
Hybridized by Skimina
Registered or introduced: 1958

Category:

Perennials

Height:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

36-48 in. (90-120 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)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

All parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:

Cream/Tan

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:

Herbaceous

Other details:

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

Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping

This plant is resistant to deer

Soil pH requirements:

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

From woody stem cuttings

From softwood cuttings

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

San Jose, California

Croton On Hudson, New York

Brazoria, Texas

San Antonio, Texas

Spicewood, Texas

Gardeners' Notes:

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0
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RatingContent
Positive

On May 21, 2004, WillowWasp from Jones Creek, TX (Zone 9a) wrote:

I bought this one a Lowes awhile back under the name of Lucky Lemon Cream. I would suppose it is the same. Established quickly and began putting out new growth within the week. Very happy with this one...


Editor's Note

Lucky Lemon Cream is a different cultivar and that entry is here: http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/183078/