Calflora
Taxon  Report   5529    
Mimulus lewisii  Pursh  
(no longer an active name; please see Erythranthe lewisii)
Great purple monkeyflower,  Lewis' monkey flower
Mimulus lewisii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
also called Erythranthe lewisii

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

Habitat: streambanks

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Erythranthe lewisii

 
NOTE: Mimulus lewisii is no longer an active name.
More information about  Mimulus lewisii
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (MILE2)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 24, 2019).