Calflora
Taxon  Report   5556    
Mimulus rubellus  A. Gray  
(no longer an active name; please see Erythranthe rubella)
Little redstem monkeyflower,  Pygmy monkey flower, Red monkeyflower, Red stemmed himulus
Mimulus rubellus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.
also called Erythranthe rubella
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial

Bloom Period
Family: PHRYMACEAE  
Genus: Mimulus

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Erythranthe rubella

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Mimulus gratioloides
NOTE: Mimulus rubellus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Mimulus rubellus

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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 16, 2021).