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.

Kunzea parvifolia

Family: Myrtaceae

Common name: VIOLET KUNZEA

Native to: New South Wales, Victoria


Type: shrub

Form: prostrate

Leaves evergreen

Max height: 1 foot

Max width: 9.8 feet


pink, violet




Plant features: evergreen

Exposure: sun

Propagates by: seed

flowers in spring

Soil types: sandy, well drained

USDA Zone: zone 9 to +20 f

Temp. range: +20 to +30 °F

Water: drought tolerant, dry, moderate, regular