Taxon  Report   10126    
Mimulus moschatus  Douglas ex Lindl.  var. sessilifolius  A. Gray  
(no longer an active name; please see Erythranthe ptilota)
Mimulus moschatus var. sessilifolius, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
also called Erythranthe ptilota

Bloom Period
Genus: Mimulus
Parent: Mimulus moschatus

Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs in wetlands

Communities: Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Northern Coastal Scrub, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Erythranthe ptilota

NOTE: Mimulus moschatus var. sessilifolius is no longer an active name.
More information about  Mimulus moschatus var. sessilifolius
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Consortium of California Herbaria

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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Aug 24, 2019).