Calflora
Taxon  Report   5542    
Mimulus pictus  (Curran ex Greene) A. Gray  (no longer an active name; please see Diplacus pictus)
Calico monkeyflower
Mimulus pictus
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Mimulus pictus
© 2001 Steve Schoenig
Mimulus pictus
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Mimulus pictus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Diplacus pictus

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Mimulus pictus
© 2001 Steve Schoenig
Family: PHRYMACEAE  
Genus: Mimulus
Communities: Foothill Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

ICPN + CNPS accepted name:
Diplacus pictus

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Eunanus pictus
NOTE: Mimulus pictus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Mimulus pictus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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 (MIPI2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

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 17, 2018).

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