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.

Helianthemum ‘Cerise Queen’

Family: Cistaceae

Common names: ROCK ROSE, SUN ROSE


Type: shrub

Forms: dense form, spreading

Leaves evergreen

Max height: 0.75 feet

Max width: 2 feet


magenta/purple, pink, red




Plant features: evergreen

Exposure: sun

Landscape use: ground cover

Propagates by: seed

flowers in summer

Soil type: well drained

USDA Zone: zone 9 to +20 f

Temp. range: +20 to +30 °F

Water: moderate