Re: [gardeners] Lantania

Catharine Vinson (
Thu, 2 Jul 1998 22:59:19 +0000

MaPat wrote:

> Could someone give me cultural tips on lantania commersonii? A friend 
> gave me a start and neglected to tell me what to do with it and has 
> embarked on a Greek island cruise for the next seven weeks. Help! Pat

I can't believe you are involved with any member of the palm and 
cycad genera/species -- Lantania. You've always said you thought palms 
were tacky.

I did a quick check in Hortus, but the species doesn't have an entry. This 
is intriguing. What does it look like?