LANTANA Red Compacta (STARTER PANT) Perennial Flowers
This Red Compacta LANTANA is a beautiful, easy-to-care-for perennial flower. This hardy variety is both drought and heat tolerant, making it ideal for many types of gardens. It has a prolific blooming cycle, producing vibrant red and yellow flowers throughout the season. With its compact shape and eye-catching color, this STARTER PLANT is sure to make a statement in your garden.
Lantana are fragrant natives of tropical regions in the Americas and Africa. These broadleaf evergreen shrubs are drought-hardy in landscapes and cold-hardy to slightly below freezing, so they can be grown as perennials in Florida and other warm regions.
Important Info : Poisonous; foliage contact can irritate skin.
Size: Height: 0.67 ft. to 4 ft.
Width: 2 ft. to 4 ft.
Plant Category: annuals and biennials, ground covers, perennials,
Plant Characteristics: poisonous, spreading,
Foliage Characteristics: fragrant, evergreen, poisonous,
Flower Characteristics: long lasting, poisonous, showy, unusual,
Flower Color: pinks, purples, yellows,
Tolerances: deer, drought, heat & humidity, pollution, rabbits, seashore, slope, wind,
Annuals and perennials may be fertilized using: 1.water-soluble, quick release fertilizers; 2. temperature controlled slow-release fertilizers; or 3. organic fertilizers such as fish emulsion. Water soluble fertilizers are generally used every two weeks during the growing season or per label instructions. Controlled, slow-release fertilizers are worked into the soil ususally only once during the growing season or per label directions. For organic fertilizers such as fish emulsion, follow label directions as they may vary per product.