Taxon  Report   13494    
Erythranthe moschata  (Lindl.) G.L. Nesom
Musk monkeyflower
Erythranthe moschata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
also called Mimulus moschatus

Bloom Period
Genus: Erythranthe

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 JEF

Alternate Names:
JEF: Erythranthe inodora
JEF: Mimulus moschatus var. pallidiflorus
JEF: Mimulus moschatus var. moniliformis
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More information about  Erythranthe moschata
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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Apr 01, 2020).