Mimulus bigelovii (A. Gray) A. Gray
Bigelow's monkeyflower, Yellow-throat monkey-flower
Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)
USDA Symbol: MIBI6
Yellow-throat monkey-flower or Bigelows monkey-flower is a 2-10 in., hairy annual with tubular, two-lipped flowers clustered near the tips of the stems. The flowers are red-purple with a pale yellow/purple spotted throat.
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Bloom InformationBloom Color: Red , Purple
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun
DistributionUSA: AZ , CA , NV , UT
Native Distribution: CA deserts n. to Mono Co., w. to NV, s.w. UT & w. AZ.
Native Habitat: Dry, sandy or gravelly washes & canyons
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Sun
Soil Description: Sandy or gravelly soils.
Conditions Comments: Not Available
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Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Mimulus bigelovii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Mimulus bigelovii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Mimulus bigelovii
MetadataRecord Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff