Botanical Name : LANTANA CAMARA
Family Name : VERBENACEAE
Common Name : LANTANA WEED, WILD SAGE, SHRUB VERBENA, YELLOW SAGE
Part Used : Lantana leaves, Lantana fruits
Habitat : Cultivated in specific areas
Uses : It has several uses, mainly as a herbal medicine and in some areas as firewood and mulch. The leaves are used to relieve itching. Other uses are against flu, colds, coughs, fevers, yellow fever, dysentery and jaundice. The roots are used for gonorrhea. The use of lantana extracts as potential biocides has been suggested.
Lantana oil is sometimes used for the treatment of skin itches, as an antiseptic for wounds and externally for leprosy and scabies. Lantana repels other plants and other groups of organisms such as insects.
Parts Offered : Lantana Leaves, Lantana roots, Berries