Taxon  Report   5492    
Mimulus bigelovii  (A. Gray) A. Gray  
(no longer an active name; please see Diplacus bigelovii)
Bigelow mimulus,  Bigelow's monkeyflower
Mimulus bigelovii
© 2003 Michael Charters
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Mimulus bigelovii
© 2004 James M. Andre
Mimulus bigelovii
© 2005 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Mimulus bigelovii, 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 Diplacus bigelovii

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Mimulus bigelovii
© 2004 James M. Andre
Genus: Mimulus
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Sagebrush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Diplacus bigelovii

NOTE: Mimulus bigelovii is no longer an active name.
More information about  Mimulus bigelovii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 16, 2019).