Taxon  Report   4566 
Lantana camara  L.
Lantana camara
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Lantana camara
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Lantana camara
© 2015 Neal Kramer
Lantana camara, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. There is a high risk of this plant becoming invasive in California according to Cal-IPC.

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Lantana camara
© 2014 Wynn Anderson
Genus: Lantana
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System]    
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Lantana aculeata
PLANTS: Lantana strigocamara
PLANTS: Lantana camara var. sanguinea
PLANTS: Lantana camara var. nivea
PLANTS: Lantana camara var. mutabilis
PLANTS: Lantana camara var. mista
PLANTS: Lantana camara var. hybrida
PLANTS: Lantana camara var. flava
PLANTS: Lantana camara var. aculeata
PLANTS: Lantana tiliifolia
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Sep 22, 2018).

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