Taxon  Report   5556 
Mimulus rubellus  A. Gray
Little redstem monkeyflower,  Pygmy monkey flower, Red monkeyflower, Red stemmed himulus
Mimulus rubellus
© 2005 Steve Matson
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Mimulus rubellus
© 2009 Aaron Schusteff
Mimulus rubellus
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Mimulus rubellus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Mimulus rubellus
© 2010 James M. Andre
Genus: Mimulus
Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Mimulus gratioloides
More information about  Mimulus rubellus
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: Jan 20, 2018).

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