Calflora
Taxon  Report   5551    
Mimulus purpureus  A. L. Grant  
(no longer an active name; please see Erythranthe purpurea)
Little purple monkeyflower
Mimulus purpureus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and Baja California.
also called Erythranthe purpurea
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Observation Search
(37 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: PHRYMACEAE  
Genus: Mimulus

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: meadows, pebble-plain

Communities: Lodgepole Forest, Red Fir Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF + CNPS other name:
Erythranthe purpurea

 
NOTE: Mimulus purpureus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Mimulus purpureus

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: Sep 26, 2020).