Taxon  Report   5535 
Mimulus moschatus  Lindley
Musk flower,  Musk monkeyflower, Muskflower
Mimulus moschatus
© 2013 Ron Wolf
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Mimulus moschatus
© 2004 Sheli Wingo
Mimulus moschatus
© 2008 Keir Morse
Mimulus moschatus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Mimulus moschatus
© 2009 Keir Morse
Family: PHRYMACEAE   (PLANTS: SCROPHULARIACEAE)
Genus: Mimulus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities:
Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Northern Coastal Scrub, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Mimulus moschatus var. moniliformis
More information about  Mimulus moschatus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos and ID tips from PlantID.net

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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USDA PLANTS Profile (MIMO3)

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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 31, 2016).

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