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, is found only slightly beyond California borders.
also called Erythranthe rubella

Bloom Period
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
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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: Jul 24, 2019).