Wild Flowers Of Lantana, Goa Fir

Lantana Tembelekan wild sageOne of the interesting plants in sand dune habitat reviewed is lantana, or in the local community are called tembelekan. The name is likely to be adopted because it issued a less savoury aroma when touched. The flowers are colorful and good growing quality make this flora dominate the below in the habitat environment lanscape staple a large tree which is a little ternaung. The population of lantana at the most gumukpasir is the pink flowering followed by orange.

Lantana Camara Linn/Wild Sage/Tembelekan is the hairy stems and flora with spiked dissonant high measuring approximately 2 m. Tembelekan able to have branching and perantingan are rich but its growth was relatively slow to get into the large woody stems. The leaves are rough, flavorful and long sized a few centimetres with a serrated leaf edge.

Branched, the branches form a rectangle. A single leaf, sitting facing the tapered ends of the oval shape of the edge of a jagged bone menyirip leaves, the upper surface hairless much feels rough haired bottom surface perabaan with rare. Interest in the circuit that is rasemos has white color, purple, pink, Orange, yellow, etc. Fruit such as berries or wahong sancang shiny black when ripe.
This shrub habitat known to have grown in the lowlands to the Highlands around 1,700 m above sea level. Lantana grows in places that are open or are somewhat sheltered, but in a relatively hot spot is often used for fencing.

This Lantana next to have the shape and color of the flowers are very beautiful turns can be used as bio pesticides i.e. insect killer natural remedy. This happens because in the extract of leaves and flowers of Lantana contains lantadene A, lantadene B, lantanolic acid, humule acid, lantic (containing asiri oils), b-caryophyllene, g-terpidene, a-pinene and r-cymene.
The utilization of this shrub as an ornamental plant is still lacking. The population tends to be safe and almost untouched, the content of pesticides and scent of the leaves of lantana disliked animals, because it is the largest of the coastal plant utilization was to forage.