Lantana camara ‘Radiation’

Radiation Lantana
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Plant Type




Overall Mature Size


Mature Height & Spread

4-6′ x 4-6′


Full to partial sun


Medium, Low Water

Flower Color

Red, Orange, Yellow

Bloom Time

Spring, Summer, Fall

Special Features

Attracts Birds, Butterflies, Hedge, Low Water Use

Container Sizes

#1, #5

Natural Growth Habit


Sunset Garden Zones

8-10, 12-24, H1, H2

Minimum USDA Hardiness Zone


Moderate to fast-growing evergreen shrub to 4-6’ tall and wide. Can be pruned into a small patio tree. Lantana is a popular heat-tolerant low-maintenance perennial shrub revered for its free-blooming nature. This vigorous variety forms a rounded-mound of rich green foliage cloaked in a profusion of bi-colored red orange and yellow flower clusters that appear primarily spring to fall or nearly year-round in mild climates. These butterfly-attracting flowers are followed by clusters of small deep-purple-colored berries that attract various species of birds. Versatile and well-suited in beds or borders as an accent hedge container specimen or mass planted for an eye-catching display of color. Considered drought tolerant once established but looks best with moderate watering. Prefers a well-drained soil and a full to partial sun exposure.

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