Lantana 'New Gold' - 5 Plants - 3.5 inch Pots
Lantana 'New Gold' has been wildly popular since it was named the 1995 Georgia Gold Medal Award winner. Butterflies love its golden yellow flowers from late spring until frost. It adapts to a wide variety of soil types and conditions, is deer resistant, drought tolerant and salt tolerant.
Name(s): Lantana x 'New Gold', Lantana.
Flower Color: Golden yellow.
Bloom Time: Spring to fall, year-round in frost-free climates.
Foliage: Herbaceous to evergreen, fuzzy, aromatic.
Height/Spread: 12 inches x 24 inches.
Climate Zones: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11.
Sun Exposure: Full sun.
Soil Condition: Well-drained to dry, average to poor, pH 6.1 to 7.8.
Features: 1995 Georgia Gold Medal Award winner, drought tolerant, salt tolerant, deer resistant, fragrant, attracts butterflies.
Uses: Xeriscaping, butterfly gardens, coastal gardens, shrub borders.
Comments: Lantana x 'New Gold' is one of the most popular lantanas ever and was named the 1995 Georgia Gold Medal Award winner. 'New Gold' is covered with golden yellow flowers from late spring until frost. Deciduous to evergreen foliage is aromatic. Mature height is 12 inches x 24 inches spread.
Lantana prefers full sun in USDA climate zones 7 to 11. Average well-drained garden soil is fine. It adapts to a wide variety of soil types, even sandy soils, and tolerates various pH levels. Space 18 inches to 24 inches apart.
Lantana attracts butterflies. Attracted species include Spicebush Swallowtail, Zebra Heliconian, American Lady, Cabbage White, Clouded Skipper, Fiery Skipper, Dun Skipper, Crossline Skipper, Eufala Skipper, Least Skipper, Ocola Skipper, Pecks Skipper, Zabulon Skipper, Tawny-edged Skipper, Silver-Spotted Skipper, Orange Sulphur, Clouded Sulphur, Pipevine Swallowtail, Zebra Swallowtail, Eastern Tiger Swallowtail, Black Swallowtail, Gray Hairstreak, Red-Banded Hairstreak, Great Southern White, Variegated Fritillary, Great Spangled Fritillary, Hayhurst’s Scallopwing, Horace’s Duskywing, Wild Indigo Duskywing, Little Glassywing, Monarch, Painted Lady, Pearl Crescent, Sachem, Silvery Checkerspot.
Lantana is very deer resistant, drought tolerant and salt tolerant. If cold weather freezes the tops, lantana will re-emerge from the crown. We cut lantana back to the ground every winter.
Lantana is perfect for shrub borders, mixed borders, xeriscaping and coastal gardens. Aromatic foliage makes it a fine companion plant for the vegetable garden.
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