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Mimulus ringens var. colpophilus

Mimulus ringens L. var. colpophilus Fernald

Allegheny Monkeyflower, Estuary Monkeyflower, Square-stemmed Monkey-flower

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 4 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink , Yellow , Blue , Purple
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep


Canada: QC
Native Habitat: Freshwater tidal shores, mud flats, meadows, wet places.

Web Reference

Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Mimulus ringens var. colpophilus in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Mimulus ringens var. colpophilus in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Mimulus ringens var. colpophilus


Record Modified: 2020-11-09
Research By: CBR

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