Calflora
Taxon  Report   13406    
Diplacus pictus  (Curran ex Greene) G.L. Nesom
calico monkeyflower
Diplacus pictus
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Diplacus pictus
© 2001 Steve Schoenig
Diplacus pictus
© 2001 Steve Schoenig
Diplacus pictus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Mimulus pictus
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

Interactive Distribution Map


Observation Hotline
(observation details + photos)



point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle




Bloom Period
Diplacus pictus
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Family: PHRYMACEAE  
Genus: Diplacus
Communities: Foothill Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + CNPS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + CNPS: Mimulus pictus
More information about  Diplacus pictus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 20, 2018).

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