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Digital Herbaria

Lantana urticoides

Lantana urticoides Hayek

Texas Lantana, Calico Bush

Verbenaceae (Verbena Family)

USDA Symbol: LAUR2
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Lantana horrida

Texas Lantana


Location: E fenceline of Ira Lee Rd, 20 m S of Laurens Lane, San Antonio.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Level, alkaline soil. Half-day shade. Among Poaceae.

Description: Shrub w/stiff, sprading, 4-angled branches, to 1.3 m tall. Branches w/recurved prickles. Leaves opposite, petioled, dentate, ovate to deltoid, acute at apex, rounded to truncate at base, to 25 x 35 mm, w/4 mm petiole, hirsute, particularly at nodes & leaf veins. Infloresence a terminal spike. Flowers opening yellow, ageing to red.

County: Bexar
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: Apr 29, 1994
Specimen number: 570

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0854
Accession Date: Jul 26, 1994
Accession Number: 63

Annotations: SCXXB (In flower)

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