Calflora
Taxon  Report   5555    
Mimulus ringens  L.
Allegheny monkeyflower,  Typical monkeyflower
Mimulus ringens
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Mimulus ringens
© 2007 Matt Below
Mimulus ringens
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry
Mimulus ringens, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Mimulus ringens
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
Family: PHRYMACEAE  
Genus: Mimulus
Communities: wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Mimulus ringens var. ringens
More information about  Mimulus ringens
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 (MIRI)

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 16, 2018).

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