Calflora
Taxon  Report   13455    
Diplacus aridus  Curtis (Abrams) D. M. Thomps.
Low bush monkeyflower
Diplacus aridus, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   CNDDB
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Observation Search
(88 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: Phrymaceae  
Genus: Diplacus

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Communities: Chaparral

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTSMimulus aridus
JEF + CNPSMimulus aurantiacus var. aridus
More information about  Diplacus aridus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

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Consortium of California Herbaria 2


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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 10/22/2021).