Taxon  Report   10978 
Mimulus nanus  Hook. & Arn.  var. nanus 
Dwarf monkey flower
Mimulus nanus var. nanus
© 2012 Steven Perry
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Mimulus nanus var. nanus
© 2012 Steven Perry
Mimulus nanus var. nanus
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Mimulus nanus var. nanus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.
also called Diplacus nanus

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Mimulus nanus var. nanus
© 2015 John Doyen
Genus: Mimulus
Parent Record Mimulus nanus
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS
ICPN accepted name: Diplacus nanus
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Eunanus austiniae
PLANTS: Eunanus nanus
PLANTS: Eunanus tolmiei
PLANTS: Mimulus austiniae
PLANTS: Mimulus nanus ssp. cascadensis
PLANTS: Mimulus nanus ssp. nanus
ICPN: Mimulus austinae
ICPN + PLANTS: Mimulus microphyton
More information about  Mimulus nanus var. nanus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   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: Sep 19, 2018).

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