Come! Ms. Dunlap will give two talks at the CNPS Conservation Conference Feb. 1-3 in LA!

One regarding a database of 3,700 nectar plants (& how to collect images to benefit pollinators), and the other regarding
a prototypical key incorporating a novel plant identification system that produced an order of magnitude improvement.

Collinsia parviflora var. grandiflora

Family: Plantaginaceae

Common name: BLUE LIPS

Synonym: Collinsia grandiflora

Native to: British Columbia To California


Type: annual

Form: erect

Max height: 1.20 feet

Max width: 1.20 feet


magenta/purple, pink, secondary color present




Exposure: part shade, sun

Propagates by: seed

flowers in spring

flowers in summer

Soil type: well drained

USDA Zone: zone 9 to +20 f

Temp. range: +20 to +30 °F

Water: regular