Taxon  Report   13406    
Diplacus pictus  (Curran ex Greene) G.L. Nesom
calico monkeyflower
Diplacus pictus
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Diplacus pictus
© 2017 Chao Shi
Diplacus pictus
© 2016 Neal Kramer
Diplacus pictus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Mimulus pictus
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details)

point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Diplacus pictus
© 2017 Chao Shi
Genus: Diplacus
Communities: Foothill Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + CNPS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + CNPS: Mimulus pictus
More information about  Diplacus pictus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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: Jan 16, 2019).