Taxon  Report   10977    
Mimulus nanus  Hook. & Arn.  var. mephiticus  (Greene) D. M. Thomps.  
(no longer an active name; please see Diplacus mephiticus)
Skunky monkeyflower
Mimulus nanus var. mephiticus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.
also called Diplacus mephiticus
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Bloom Period
Genus: Mimulus
Parent: Mimulus nanus

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Diplacus mephiticus

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Eunanus mephiticus
PLANTS: Mimulus mephiticus
PLANTS: Mimulus reifschneiderae
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NOTE: Mimulus nanus var. mephiticus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Mimulus nanus var. mephiticus
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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 28, 2021).