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Diplacus johnstonii  (A.L. Grant) G.L. Nesom
Johnston's monkeyflower
Diplacus johnstonii is an annual herb that is native to California, and endemic (limited) to California.
also called Mimulus johnstonii
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).
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within a 7.5-minute quadrangle
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Genus: Diplacus
Family: Phrymaceae  
(Scrophulariaceae)
Category: angiosperm  
PLANTS group:Dicot
Jepson eFlora section: eudicot

Habitat: slopes

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

Alternate Names:
JEF + CNPSMimulus johnstonii
Information about  Diplacus johnstonii from other sources
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2023. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 02/07/2023).