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lantana

(lăntā`nə): see verbenaverbena,
common name for some members of the Verbenaceae, a family of herbs, shrubs, and trees (often climbing forms) of warmer regions of the world. Well-known wild and cultivated members of the family include species of the shrubby Lantana and of Verbena;
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lantana

any verbenaceous shrub or herbaceous plant of the tropical American genus Lantana, esp L. camara, having spikes or umbels of yellow or orange flowers. It has been widely introduced and is regarded as a troublesome weed in some places
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Key Words: Lantana montevidensis, Lantana camara, Lantana hybrida, host plant resistance, ornamental plants, herbaceous landscape plants
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