Taxon  Report   5486 
Mimulus aridus  (Abrams) Grant  (not an active name; please see Mimulus aurantiacus var. aridus)
Low bush monkeyflower

Mimulus aridus
© 1998 Christopher L. Christie
Mimulus aridus, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and Baja California.
It was included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list [4.3] (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Mimulus aridus
© R. Mitchel Beauchamp and CNPS
Genus: Mimulus
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
PLANTS accepted name: Diplacus aridus
TJM2 + CNPS accepted name: Mimulus aurantiacus var. aridus
Alternate Names:
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 NOTE: Mimulus aridus is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
 More information about  Mimulus aridus
Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 28, 2015).

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