Taxon  Report   10973 
Mimulus aurantiacus  Curtis  var. aridus  (Abrams) D. M. Thomps.
Low bush monkeyflower
Mimulus aurantiacus var. aridus
© 2012 Duncan S. Bell
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Mimulus aurantiacus var. aridus
© 2012 Duncan S. Bell
Mimulus aurantiacus var. aridus, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.
also called Diplacus aridus

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Mimulus aurantiacus var. aridus
© 2012 Duncan S. Bell
Genus: Mimulus
Parent Record Mimulus aurantiacus
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF
ICPN + CNPS accepted name: Diplacus aridus
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Mimulus aridus
More information about  Mimulus aurantiacus var. aridus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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:   (Accessed: Aug 20, 2018).

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