Taxon  Report   5528 
Mimulus leptaleus  A. Gray
Least flowered monkey flower,  Slender monkeyflower
Mimulus leptaleus
© 2012 Aaron Arthur
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Mimulus leptaleus
© 2014 Debra L. Cook
Mimulus leptaleus
© 2011 Jean Pawek
Mimulus leptaleus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Diplacus leptaleus

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Mimulus leptaleus
© 2014 Debra L. Cook
Genus: Mimulus
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
ICPN accepted name: Diplacus leptaleus
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Eunanus leptaleus
More information about  Mimulus leptaleus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
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Jepson eFlora

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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 21, 2018).

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