‘Cosmic Firestorm’ Lantana

Lantana camara 'Cosmic Firestorm' PP25995

An excellent blooming perennial for adding lasting color to hot, dry climates. Clusters of colorful red blooms contrast nicely with the dark green leaves. Easy to grow and very rewarding.

Bloom/Feature

Multi-color red, orange, yellow flowers spring to fall

Plant Type

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Evergreen or Deciduous

Evergreen

USDA Zones

8, 9, 10

Zone Detail

Hardy to 10°F to 20°F

Key Features

Aromatic, Attracts Birds / Butterflies, Compact Habit, Cut Flowers, Drought Tolerance, Easy Care, Heat Tolerance, Longer Blooming

Use

Accent, Border, Coastal, Container, Cut Flowers, Mass Planting, Raised Beds, Retaining Walls, Rock Gardens, Slope

Exposure

Full Sun to Part Shade

Water

Low

Soil Type

Tolerates a wide range

Fertilizer

Yearly in early spring

Dimensions

1.5–2' H x 1.5–2' W

Pruning

Shape as needed

Planting Instructions

  • water before planting
  • plant in full sun to part shade
  • dig hole 2X the width of pot,
  • backfill and plant 1"-2" above soil level
  • water and add more soil if needed
  • mulch plants