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Purple Monkeyflower (Mimulus lewisii)

  • Purple Monkeyflower (Mimulus Lewisii) http://www.sagebud.com/purple-monkeyflower-mimulus-lewisii
    Credit: Walter Siegmund (talk) | Own work | License: CC-BY-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Purple Monkeyflower (Mimulus Lewisii) http://www.sagebud.com/purple-monkeyflower-mimulus-lewisii
    Credit: Walter Siegmund (talk) | Own work | License: CC-BY-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Purple Monkeyflower (Mimulus Lewisii) http://www.sagebud.com/purple-monkeyflower-mimulus-lewisii
    Credit: Walter Siegmund | Own work | License: CC-BY-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Purple Monkeyflower (Mimulus Lewisii) http://www.sagebud.com/purple-monkeyflower-mimulus-lewisii
    Credit: Walter Siegmund | Own work | License: CC-BY-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Purple Monkeyflower (Mimulus Lewisii) http://www.sagebud.com/purple-monkeyflower-mimulus-lewisii
    Credit: Walter Siegmund | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.0-FR CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Purple Monkeyflower (Mimulus Lewisii) http://www.sagebud.com/purple-monkeyflower-mimulus-lewisii
    Credit: Walter Siegmund | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.0-FR CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Purple Monkeyflower (Mimulus Lewisii) http://www.sagebud.com/purple-monkeyflower-mimulus-lewisii
    Credit: Walter Siegmund | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.0-FR CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
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Mimulus Lewisii, or more commonly know as Purple Monkeyflower, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Mimulus. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Mimulus Lewisii or Purple Monkeyflower's floral region is North America US Lower 48 and Alaska, specifically in the states of Alaska, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Mimulus
  • Family: Scrophulariaceae
  • Order: Scrophulariales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) AK (N) CAN (N)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FACW OBL
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 8(OBL) 9(FACW+) 0(OBL) A(FACW)


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