Calflora
Taxon  Report   5534    
Mimulus montioides  A. Gray  (no longer an active name; please see Erythranthe montioides)
Mointain monkeyflower,  Montia like monkeyflower
Mimulus montioides
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Mimulus montioides
© 2001 Steve Schoenig
Mimulus montioides, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Mimulus montioides
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Family: PHRYMACEAE  
Genus: Mimulus
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Erythranthe montioides

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Mimulus rubellus var. latiflorus
ICPN: Mimulus barbatus
ICPN + PLANTS: Mimulus discolor
NOTE: Mimulus montioides is no longer an active name.
More information about  Mimulus montioides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (MIMO2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 14, 2018).

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