Calflora
Taxon  Report   5567 
Mimulus whitneyi  A. Gray
Harlequin monkeyflower
Mimulus whitneyi
© 2018 Ashley Olive
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Mimulus whitneyi
© 2001 Steve Schoenig
Mimulus whitneyi, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Diplacus bicolor

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Mimulus whitneyi
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Family: PHRYMACEAE   (PLANTS: SCROPHULARIACEAE)
Genus: Mimulus
Communities:
Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
ICPN accepted name: Diplacus bicolor
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Eunanus bicolor
PLANTS: Mimulus nanus var. bicolor
More information about  Mimulus whitneyi
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos on PlantID.net

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (MIWH3)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jun 25, 2018).

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