Texas lantana (Lantana urticoides)
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Texas lantana is shrubby perennial with cheerful yellow/oranges blooms providing summer color. It does best in full sun and needs room to spread. It can be trimmed in late winter to control the size. The stems become thorny with age.
Texas lantana is a tough plant that can handle sun, heat and poor soil. Foliage is aromatic and it can cause a skin rash.
AT A GLANCE
- Texas native
- Drought tolerant
- Full sun to part sun
- 2-5 ft tall x 2-5 ft wide
- Wildlife value: butterflies, birds
- Deer resistant