Lantana: Rocket Fire Latin Name: Lantana 'Rocket Fire'
The Basics This tropical shrub has bright red and orange flowers that bloom during the summer. Its attractive evergreen foliage and spreading growth habit allows it to reach 1-2 feet (2-3 feet wide). This shrub attracts butterflies and hummingbirds and is ideal for mass planting.
The Needs Amount of Sunlight: Full Sun Amount of Water: Once established, needs only occasional watering. Soil Conditions: Well drained Cold Hardiness Zone: 10-11
The Care Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a tidy, neat appearance, shear annually to shape.Pruning time: spring.