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.
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Genus: Diplacus
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Communities: Chaparral

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + CNPS + PLANTS

CNPS accepted name:
Mimulus aridus

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Mimulus aridus
ICPN + CNPS: Mimulus aurantiacus var. aridus
More information about  Diplacus aridus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

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Landscape information from Calscape

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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: Apr 24, 2019).