Its lovely clusters of flowers come in a variety of colors sometimes with multiple colors mixed together. Department of agriculture plant hardiness zones 8 through 11.
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Lantana growing zone.
The lantana plants may survive in a light frost but if the temperature dips below 28 degrees fahrenheit or stays cold for a long time the plant will die.
There are over 150 species of lantana from trailing groundcovers to.
However the plant is treated as an annual in most climates and still reaches almost 3 feet in one growing season.
The lantana plant grows as a.
In zones 8 and 9 the top growth dies to the ground in winter but re emerges in late winter or spring.
How to grow lantana plants.
Some varieties of lantana have a trailing habit perfect for spilling over a container or hanging basket.
These verbena like flowers have long since been admired for their extended bloom time.
In warm southern climates lantana can be considered a perennial or tropical shrub and can grow 10 feet tall.
Within the hardiness zones 8 through 11 lantana will come back the.
Perennial lantanas grow in warmer zones and annual lantanas prefer cooler ones.
There are several varieties available that offer a multitude of colors.
Therefore any species or cultivar of lantana grown in summer will be killed by frost or by the onset of anticipated temperatures well below zero by december.
The lantana plant is fine with humid weather and can even survive with salt spray.
She grows to about 5 to 6 feet in height with a spread at least twice that much.
I have a specimen growing in my landscape in zone 8a of mid georgia that has been there now for over 20 years.
Miss huff is the largest growing lantana i know of.
In usda hardiness zones 9 through 11 the shrub thrives year round.
Depending on the region and type grown lantana plants can be treated as annuals.
The growing and care of lantanas lantana camara is easy.
Lantana a shrub popular in southern gardens grows throughout the united states and performs as an annual or perennial depending on location.
The plant will thrive in temperatures 55 degrees fahrenheit or more.
Its tough drought tolerant long blooming and attracts butterflies.
Lantana tolerates very light frost but if temperatures drop down to 28 f or below the plants will die back to the ground.
Lantana lantana camara also known as yellow sage or jamaican mountain sage is an evergreen plant.
Lantana is hardy in us.
It had been growing and returning year after year for over 10 years in miss huffs backyard.
In cooler zones lantana grows as an annual and dies back with the first frost of winter though some.
Lantana is a beautiful easy to grow garden plant.
Department of agriculture plant hardiness zone 5 are too cold for any lantana plant to survive.