- Flower nameLantana montevidensis
- Scientific nameLantana montevidensis
- AliasWeeping lantana, montevidensis, Trailing lantana, ランタナ ・モンテビデンシス, ランタナ, ムラサキランタナ
- Place of originTropical America
- Place of floweringGarden, Cut flowers, flower arrangement
- Flowering seasonMay, June, July, August, September, October, November
- Language of flowersStrict
What is Lantana montevidensis
Lantana montevidensis is Lantana which leaves are small, the flower color does not change, the stem creeps on the ground. It is a different kind of Lantana Camara called seven changes.
Lantana montevidensis , Trailing lantana, or Weeping lantana(scientific name: Lantana montevidensis) is native to tropical America, and is a hardy,evergreen, small prostrate shrub of the family Verbenaceae. Montevidensis crawls on the ground with vine. Meanwhile the usual lantana "Lantana camara" is a small shrub of erection and a different species. The Montevidensis is more cold-resistant , the leaves are smaller than the Camara,and it does not change in flower color. From summer to autumn, the inflorescence is extended from the axilla, and florets are assembled into a flower-like shape. The florets are tubular and the tip is 4 fissured. The Japanese name "Koba no Lantana" is based on lanthanum and leaves are small. The genus "Lantana" is a diversion from the Lantana garbis (Viburnum lantana) which resemble flower forms and inflorescences, and the species name "montevidensis" comes from the origin of the Uruguay capital "Montevideo Montevideo" .
Common name: Lantana montevidensis , Trailing lantana, or Weeping lantana, Scientific name: Lantana montevidensis, also known as montevidensis, Lantana montevidensis, Trailing lantana, Weeping lantana, Origin: South America, Tree height: 20 to 50 cm, leaf length: 2 to 3 cm, leaf height: 2 to 4 (leaf length: 2 to 4 cm) cm, leaf shape: egg shape, single leaf, vein vein: depressed, leaf order: vegetation, leaf margin: sawtooth presence, inflorescence form: scattering inflorescence, petal shape: cylindrical, tip of 4 fissures, flower color: pink purple · white · Yellowish peach, flower size: 0.5 ~ 0.6 cm, flower length: 1 cm, inflorescence diameter: 3 cm, flowering period: May to November, fruit type: fruit type, fruit type, seed color: black ripe, seed: toxic.