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Lantana 'Luscious Tropical Fruit'

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Luscious Tropical Fruit is a variety of Lantana which is a member of the Shrub verbena family. Its botanical name is Lantana camara 'Luscious Tropical Fruit'. This variety is a Flower that typically grows as an Perennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more.

Luscious Tropical Fruit Lantana is normally fairly low maintenance and quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.

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How to grow Luscious Tropical Fruit

Luscious Tropical Fruit is generally regarded as a half hardy plant, so remember to protect this plant from frosts and low temperatures.

Growing Luscious Tropical Fruit from seed

For optimal germination, soil temperature should be a minimum of 20°C / 68°F.

Transplanting Luscious Tropical Fruit

Luscious Tropical Fruit is half hardy, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has passed in your area before considering planting outside.

Harvesting Luscious Tropical Fruit

Lantana Luscious Tropical Fruit Etymology

The botanical epithet is from the Latin camara meaning “like an eye”, “creamy” or “bi-color”.1