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Kunzea parvifolia

Violet Kunzea, Small-Leaved Kunzea

Species Description

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Species description

Cultivation and Uses

This link will give you information about climate parameters, tolerance of climate extremes and adverse soils, biological traits under cultivation, soil factors, uses and potentially undesirable attributes.

Cultivation and uses

Plant Growing Stages

Germination

2 Months

4 Months

6 Months


Seed

Seed Description


Seed Pre-Treatment

Sowing

Surface sow seed, cover lightly with gravel. Smoke treatment may improve results.

Watering
 

Capillary watering

Germination
 

Germination usually occurs within 3-5 weeks.

Pests and Disease
 

Webbing caterpillar

When to Sow Seeds / Temperature to Sow

Late Spring-Summer

Seed Collection Timeframe
 

January - May

Storage and Ripening
 

Only collect fully mature fruits. Use of fresh seed recommended.

Grows from Cuttings
 

Yes