Mimulus bicolor Hartw. ex Benth.
Yellow and white monkeyflower, Yellow-and-white monkey-flower
Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)
Synonym(s): Mimulus prattenii
USDA Symbol: MIBI4
A 4-12 in. annual with tubular, two-lipped flowers. The upper lip is usually white, the lower yellow. Both the lower lip and the bearded throat are dotted with red spots.
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Bloom InformationBloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun
Native Distribution: Sierra Nevadas from Kern to Shasta & Trinity Cos.
Native Habitat: Moist places from 1600-6000 ft.
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Moist
Soil Description: Moist soils.
Conditions Comments: Not Available
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Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Mimulus bicolor in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Mimulus bicolor in the Flora of North America (if available)
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MetadataRecord Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff