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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


2 Months

4 Months

6 Months


Seed Description

Seed Pre-Treatment


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


Capillary watering


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