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.

Juniperus scopulorum
(sold as Medora)

Family: Cupressaceae

Common name: JUNIPER

Native to: North America


Type: tree

Forms: dense form, erect


Leaves evergreen

Max height: 49 feet

Max width: 3.3 feet




green, warm


Attracts wildlife: adult butterfly, bird

Plant part consumed by birds: fruit

Bird uses plant for shelter or cover or cavity: cover

Plant features: conifer, evergreen

Exposure: light shade, sun

Propagates by: seed

Soil type: wide range

USDA Zone: zone 9 to +20 f

Temp. range: +20 to +30 °F

Water: dry, regular