Lantana plant’s beautiful colorful blooms and sweet fragrance make it an absolute favorite among many insect pollinators, including bees and butterflies. It also attracts hummingbirds and other types of nectar-eating
Lantana is a tropical shrub grown from cutting or seed for summer flowering outdoors in the North. Colors come in a variety of shades. Before frost, old plants may be cut back and carried over winter for another year.
Lantana montevidensis [lan-TAN-a, mon-tay-vid-EN-sis] is a low-growing shrub spreading up to 10′ feet across and only reaches about 18″ inches tall. This cascading Lantana is commonly called purple trailing lantana