Taxon  Report   5564    
Mimulus tricolor  Hartw. ex Lindl.  
(no longer an active name; please see Diplacus tricolor)
Tricolor monkeyflower
Mimulus tricolor, 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 tricolor

Bloom Period
Genus: Mimulus
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Communities: Foothill Woodland, Valley Grassland, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Diplacus tricolor

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Eunanus coulteri
PLANTS: Eunanus tricolor
NOTE: Mimulus tricolor is no longer an active name.
More information about  Mimulus tricolor
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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Feb 16, 2020).