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Sticky Monkeyflower
Mimulus aurantiacus var. pubescens
  
About Sticky Monkeyflower (Mimulus aurantiacus var. pubescens) 12 Nurseries Carry This Plant Sticky Monkeyflower is a native shrub that grows in southern and central California. It tends to grow at elevations from 0-7500 feet. Has yellow to orange flowers.
Plant Description
Plant Type
Plant Type
Shrub

Size
Size
0.33 - 3 ft tall

Flower Color
Flower Color
Yellow, Orange

Flowering Season
Flowering Season
Winter, Spring, Summer

Wildlife Supported
 


Landscaping Information
Sun
Sun
Part Shade

Moisture
Moisture
Low

Nurseries
Nurseries

Ease of Care
Ease of Care
Moderately Easy

Soil Drainage
Soil Drainage
Fast

Soil Description
Soil Description
Tolerates a variety of soils as long as adequate drainage is provided

Common uses
Common uses
Deer Resistant, Hummingbird Gardens, Bird Gardens, Butterfly Gardens, Bee Gardens

Natural Setting
Site Type
Site Type
Flats and slopes with slightly more than normal moisture

Climate
Climate
Annual Precipitation: 3.6" - 71.8", Summer Precipitation: 0.14" - 2.71", Coldest Month: 23.8" - 57.2", Hottest Month: 51.0" - 83.0", Humidity: 0.65" - 34.52", Elevation: -62" - 9395"

Alternative Names
Botanical Names: Mimulus longiflorus,Diplacus longiflorus,Diplacus aurantiacus var. pubescens
Common Names: Southern Bush Monkeyflower


Sources include: Wikipedia. All text shown in the "About" section of these pages is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. Plant observation data provided by the participants of the California Consortia of Herbaria, Sunset information provided by Jepson Flora Project. Propogation from seed information provided by the Santa Barbara Botanical Garden from "Seed Propagation of Native California Plants" by Dara E. Emery. Sources of plant photos include CalPhotos, Wikimedia Commons, and independent plant photographers who have agreed to share their images with Calscape. Other general sources of information include Calflora, CNPS Manual of Vegetation Online, Jepson Flora Project, Las Pilitas, Theodore Payne, Tree of Life, The Xerces Society, and information provided by CNPS volunteer editors, with special thanks to Don Rideout. Climate data used in creation of plant range maps is from PRISM Climate Group, Oregon State University, using 30 year (1981-2010) annual "normals" at an 800 meter spatial resolution.

Links:   Jepson eFlora Taxon Page  CalPhotos  Wikipedia  Calflora


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