Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Orange Lantana Flower


This photo was taken in Bengkulu Sumatra Indonesia. This beautiful flowering plant is Orange Lantana. The cluster of flowers looks like a dome.  Even its beauty, this beautiful flowering plant is invasive, and is considered to be noxious weeds.

Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Lamiales
Family: Verbenaceae
Genus: Lantana

Reference:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lantana

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