EPPO Global Database

Lantana camara(LANCA)

Code created in: 2002-07-16

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: LANCA
  • Preferred name: Lantana camara
  • Authority: Linnaeus


Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (northwest to central Brazil). Cultivated as an ornamental, with many cultivars, and used medicinally. The native wild form is frequently invasive. Introduced at least in India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, central Africa, Australia (Queensland)

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Lantana aculeata Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
cherry pie English
lantana English
large-leaf lantana English (US)
shrub verbena English
tickberry English
white sage English
wild sage English
yellow sage English
Wandelröschen German
lantanier French
vieille fille French
viorne américaine French
albahaca de caballo Spanish
bandera española Spanish
camará Spanish
càmara Spanish
cariaquito Spanish
ciaraquillo Spanish
cinco negritos Spanish
coronchocho Spanish (GT)
coronitas del sol Spanish
cuasquito Spanish (NI)
hierba zorra Spanish (CO)
lantana Spanish
maestrante del Brasil Spanish
mora de caballo Spanish (CO)
pasarin Spanish (GT)
té de Bahamas Spanish
venturosa Spanish (CO)
camara Italian
lantana Italian
viburno americano Italian
camará Portuguese
camará-de-cheiro Portuguese
camará-de-espinho Portuguese
camará-de-folha-grande Portuguese
camará-vermelho Portuguese
cambará Portuguese
cambará-de-chumbo Portuguese
cambará-de-espinho Portuguese (BR)
cambará-juba Portuguese
cambará-miudo Portuguese
cambará-verdadeiro Portuguese
freira Portuguese
lantana Portuguese
lantata trepadeira Portuguese
trepadeira Portuguese
rantana Japanese
shichihenge Japanese
シチヘンゲ Japanese
ランタナ Japanese
лантана камара Russian
лантана сводчатая Russian
лантана сводчатаяrantana Russian
çalıminesi Turkish
lantanah sasgonit Hebrew
לַנְטָנָה סַסְגּוֹנִית Hebrew
лантана Bulgarian
променлива розичка Bulgarian
bandera espanyola Catalan
lantana Catalan
mǎ yīng dān Chinese
马缨丹 Chinese
bunga tahi ayam Indonesian