Photo courtesy of Syngenta Flowers

Lantana camara 'Bandana Cherry'

Shrub Verbena

If you are looking for a plant that can perform in tough conditions, the Bandana Lantana Series from Syngenta Flowers should be your first stop.  Heat tolerant, drought tolerant, deer resistant, little to no need for deadheading, versatile, fragrant, attractive to butterflies and hummingbirds, what is there not to love?  Bandana Cherry Imp. will present you with flower clusters that blend together deep cherry red, bright yellow and orange.  They are perfect for a full sun location in need of their tropical colors.  Make sure the spot or pots you choose drain well so plants never sit in water and be aware that according to the Humane Society of America, Lantana leaves may be toxic to animals. 

Height: 14-16 Inches

Spread: 14-16 Inches

USDA Zone: Zones 9 - 11

Color: Bi-Color, Orange, Red, Yellow

Characteristics & Attributes:

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Butterflies
  • Hummingbirds


  • Heat Tolerant
  • Fragrant
  • Drought Tolerant
  • No Deadheading

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant

Design Use:

  • Edging
  • Window Boxes
  • Container
  • Texture
  • Rock Garden
  • Border
  • Filler
  • Mass Planting
  • Versatile
  • Hanging Baskets
  • Ground Cover
  • Tropical


  • Full Sun

Foliage Color:

  • Dark Green


  • Upright Mounding

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Fall
  • Summer
  • Spring

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Fall
  • Summer
  • Spring

Soil Moisture:

  • Well Drained
  • Average
  • Dry


  • Medium