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.

Crowea exalata

Family: Rutaceae

Native to: New South Wales, Victoria


Type: shrub

Forms: arching, erect

Leaves evergreen

Max height: 3.3 feet

Max width: 2.3 feet


pink, white/off white




Attracts wildlife: adult butterfly

Plant features: evergreen

Exposure: light shade, part shade

Propagates by: seed

flowers in fall

flowers in spring

flowers in summer

Soil type: well drained

USDA Zones: zone 9 to +20 f, zone 10 to +30 f

Temp. range: +20 to +40 °F

Water: dry, regular