Calflora
Taxon  Report   5514    
Mimulus fremontii  (Benth.) A. Gray  (no longer an active name; please see Diplacus fremontii)
Fremont's monkeyflower
Mimulus fremontii
© 2005 Christopher L. Christie
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Mimulus fremontii
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Mimulus fremontii
© 2001 Steve Schoenig
Mimulus fremontii, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Diplacus fremontii

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Mimulus fremontii
© 2009 Keir Morse
Family: PHRYMACEAE  
Genus: Mimulus
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Diplacus fremontii

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Eunanus fremontii
PLANTS: Mimulus glabratus ssp. fremontii
NOTE: Mimulus fremontii is no longer an active name.
More information about  Mimulus fremontii
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 (MIFR2)

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 18, 2018).

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