Lantana: Purple Latin Name: (Trailing) Lantana sellowiana
The Basics Popular groundcover prized for its masses of beautiful lavender flowers that appear almost year-round. Very useful in containers and hanging baskets. An excellent summer annual for cold climate areas
The Needs Amount of Sunlight: Full Sun Amount of Water: Once established, needs only occasional watering. Soil Conditions: Well drained Cold Hardiness Zone: 9-11
The Care Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. As a groundcover, space plants 5 ft. apart, (closer for faster coverage). Control weeds with mulch until the plants cover the area.Pruning time: spring.