Taxon  Report   5552 
Mimulus pygmaeus  A.L. Grant
Egg lake monkeyflower
Mimulus pygmaeus
© 2015 Sierra Pacific Industries
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Mimulus pygmaeus
© James T. Vale and CNPS
Mimulus pygmaeus
© 2001 Steve Schoenig
Mimulus pygmaeus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and Oregon.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Mimulus pygmaeus
© 2006 Dean Wm. Taylor
Genus: Mimulus
Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Mimulus minutissimus
More information about  Mimulus pygmaeus
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

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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: Feb 19, 2018).

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