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Mimulus kelloggii (Kellogg's monkeyflower)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Mimulus kelloggii

Mimulus kelloggii (Curran ex Greene) Curran ex A. Gray

Kellogg's monkeyflower

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)

Synonym(s): Eunanus kelloggii


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

An erect, 2-12 in. annual with rose-purple snapdragon-like flowers. The throat is yellow dotted with red.


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Size Class: 0-1 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Purple
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun


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.

Growing Conditions

Light Requirement: Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Wet
Soil Description: Moist to mesic soils.
Conditions Comments: Not Available

Additional resources

USDA: Find Mimulus kelloggii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Mimulus kelloggii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Mimulus kelloggii


Record Modified: 2016-06-07
Research By: TWC Staff

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