lantana

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See also: Lantana, lantānā, and lantāna

English[edit]

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Wikispecies

Flowers of Lantana camara, a lantana.

Etymology[edit]

From the genus name.

Noun[edit]

lantana ‎(plural lantanas)

  1. Any member of the genus Lantana of perennial verbenas with aromatic flower clusters.
    • 2009 August 13, Anne Raver, “A Tapestry of Color, Unfolding All Year”, in New York Times[1]:
      The batwings, full of tulips in May, are now abloom with cosmos, angelonia and lantana.

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Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

lantana f ‎(plural lantane)

  1. wayfaring-tree, hoarwithy (plant of genus Viburnum lantana)

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