Taxon  Report   5508 
Mimulus douglasii  (Benth.) A. Gray
Brownies,  Purple mouse ears
Mimulus douglasii
© 2015 John Doyen
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Mimulus douglasii
© 2009 Steve Tyron
Mimulus douglasii
© 2010 Aaron Schusteff
Mimulus douglasii, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Mimulus douglasii
© 2009 Keir Morse
Family: PHRYMACEAE   (PLANTS: SCROPHULARIACEAE)
Genus: Mimulus
Communities:
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   2.7 (strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Eunanus douglasii
PLANTS: Eunanus subuniflorus
PLANTS: Mimulus atropurpureus
PLANTS: Mimulus nanus var. subuniflorus
PLANTS: Mimulus subuniflorus
More information about  Mimulus douglasii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos and ID tips from PlantID.net

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (MIDO2)

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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 09, 2016).

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