Mimulus guttatus
Mimulus guttatus
Mimulus guttatus
Mimulus guttatus
Mimulus guttatus
Mimulus guttatus
Mimulus guttatus
Mimulus guttatus

Mimulus guttatus

accepted name Erythranthe guttata

Seep Monkeyflower

Phrymaceae

Height

20 cm

Flower colour

yellow

Flowering time

July - September

Foliage colour

green

Sunlight

sun - part shade

Soil

moist

pH

acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness

hardy, can be short lived

Plant range

stream banks and wetlands in N-America

Mimulus, is a fairly large genus of around 150 species belonging to the Phrymaceae family. The genus has two separate distribution areas, one in western N-America and the other in Australia, although a few species are found in other regions. Many species grow in moist, even wet soil.

Propagation:


Division in spring.


Seed - sown in spring.

Seed not covered and stored at 20°C (68°F) until germination.

Grows best in moist soil, even in water up to 10 cm deep. Naturalized in a few places in Iceland.

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