Calflora
Taxon  Report   5553    
Mimulus rattanii  A. Gray  (no longer an active name; please see Diplacus rattanii)
Rattan's monkeyflower
Mimulus rattanii
© 2009 Aaron Schusteff
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Mimulus rattanii, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Diplacus rattanii

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Mimulus rattanii
© 2001 Steve Schoenig
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Chaparral

Habitat: edges

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Diplacus rattanii

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Mimulus rattanii ssp. decurtatus
NOTE: Mimulus rattanii is no longer an active name in the Calflora species table.
More information about  Mimulus rattanii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (MIRA)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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: Oct 20, 2018).

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