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Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia
Mimulus kelloggii (Curran ex Greene) Curran ex Gray
USDA Symbol: mike
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
An erect, 2-12 in. annual with rose-purple snapdragon-like flowers. The throat is yellow dotted with red.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Annual Habit: Herb Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Purple
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun
CA , OR Native Distribution:
CA Coast Ranges from Napa & Lake Cos. to Humboldt & Trinity Cos.; Sierra foothills from Kern to Shasta Cos. Native Habitat:
Dampish, disturbed places below 3000 ft. USDA Native Status: L48(N)
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Wet
Soil Description: Moist to mesic soils.
Conditions Comments: Not Available
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Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff