Lantana urticoides

Common Name:  West Indian Shrub-verbena

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habit inflorescence--the flowers in lantana begin yellow and turn red with age.  With this information, can you tell which direction the flowers open (from the inside out, or vice versa)?
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inflorescences and leaves--what is the leaf arrangement? inflorescence that has just opened--notice how the flower buds in the center are square