Taxon  Report   5495 
Mimulus bolanderi  A. Gray
Bolander's monkeyflower
Mimulus bolanderi
© 2018 Casey B. Peters
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Mimulus bolanderi
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Mimulus bolanderi
© 2001 Steve Schoenig
Mimulus bolanderi, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Diplacus bolanderi

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Mimulus bolanderi
© 2011 Ron Wolf
Genus: Mimulus
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
ICPN accepted name: Diplacus bolanderi
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Eunanus bolanderi
ICPN + PLANTS: Mimulus bolanderi var. brachydontus
ICPN: Mimulus platylaemus
More information about  Mimulus bolanderi
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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 17, 2018).

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