Calflora
Taxon  Report   5489    
Mimulus aurantiacus  Curtis  
(no longer an active name; please see Diplacus aurantiacus)
Bush monkey flower,  Island monkeyflower, Sticky monkeyflower
Mimulus aurantiacus, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders, Baja California.
also called Diplacus aurantiacus

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

Habitat: coastal, disturbed

Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Sage Scrub, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Redwood Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Northern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Joshua Tree Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Diplacus aurantiacus ssp. aurantiacus

ICPN accepted name:
Diplacus aurantiacus

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Mimulus puniceus
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NOTE: Mimulus aurantiacus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Mimulus aurantiacus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (DIAUA)


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: May 23, 2019).