Calflora
Taxon  Report   13513    
Mimetanthe pilosa  (Benth.) S. Watson
Snouted monkey flower
Mimetanthe pilosa, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Mimulus pilosus

Bloom Period
Family: PHRYMACEAE  
Genus: Mimetanthe
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN other name:
Mimulus pilosus

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Mimulus pilosus
More information about  Mimetanthe pilosa
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jun 02, 2020).