Buy lantana plants
The plant pictured to the left a rainbow lantana. Lantanas love full sun even reflected sun from walls or concrete. They do like well drained soil and thrive in beds or containers. Lantana prefers moist soil,
but is drought tolerant. Pinch off spent flowers to promote new flower growth.
Some contact with foliage may irritate sensitive skin. Or leave alone as they will fall off and continue blooming throughout the hot season.
You can purchase lantana plants
at Color Your World Nursery
they will always have this plant from spring througout the early fall months.
The Lantana is also commonly called a Shrub Verbena. All Lantana's are tough, resilient plants that thrive in hot weather and bloom profusely from spring until frost.
They are considered a perennial in the lower elevations of the southwest.
There are numerous varieties red, gold, orange and even multi-colored. These plants do extremely well with a good drip system.
Use these in rock gardens or Xeriscape landscapes. These plants are easy care and are actually drought tolerant once they are established. The new old, rich orange, dallas red and other bright colored plants are perfect for summer color.
Be sure to click here
for an excellent article on how to keep these bright, bold and fragrant lantana plants looking good the following year.
Article by: Paul Guzman
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