Calflora
Taxon  Report   5551 
Mimulus purpureus  A. L. Grant
Little purple monkeyflower
Mimulus purpureus
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
More photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Mimulus purpureus
© 2005 Chris Wagner, SBNF
Mimulus purpureus
© 2001 Steve Schoenig
Mimulus purpureus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and Baja California.

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Mimulus purpureus
© 2006 John Game
Family: PHRYMACEAE   (PLANTS: SCROPHULARIACEAE)
Genus: Mimulus
Communities:
Lodgepole Forest, Red Fir Forest
Habitat: meadows, pebble-plain
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
ICPN + CNPS accepted name: Erythranthe purpurea
 
More information about  Mimulus purpureus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (MIPU4)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 21, 2018).

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