Calflora
Taxon  Report   10978    
Mimulus nanus  Hook. & Arn.  var. nanus   
(no longer an active name; please see Diplacus nanus)
Dwarf monkey flower
Mimulus nanus var. nanus
© 2012 Steven Perry
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Mimulus nanus var. nanus
© 2012 Steven Perry
Mimulus nanus var. nanus
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Mimulus nanus var. nanus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.
also called Diplacus nanus

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Mimulus nanus var. nanus
© 2015 John Doyen
Family: PHRYMACEAE  
Genus: Mimulus
Parent: Mimulus nanus
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Diplacus nanus

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Eunanus austiniae
PLANTS: Eunanus nanus
PLANTS: Eunanus tolmiei
. . .
NOTE: Mimulus nanus var. nanus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Mimulus nanus var. nanus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 14, 2018).

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