Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Lamiids: Lamiales
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Read more about Texas Lantana at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Texas Lantana, Hierba De Cristo, West Indies Shrub-verbena
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Native: Texas & the West Indies
Habitat: Disturbed and brackish areas, per Weakley's Flora
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IS THE PLANT "ARMED"?
Stems armed with recurved prickles on the angles
Obscurely 2-4 lobed calyx
4-lobed salverform corolla
4 included stamens, attached to corolla tube
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