Mimulus lewisii
Mimulus lewisii
Mimulus lewisii
Mimulus lewisii
Mimulus lewisii
Mimulus lewisii
Mimulus lewisii
Mimulus lewisii
Mimulus lewisii
Mimulus lewisii
Mimulus lewisii
Mimulus lewisii
Mimulus lewisii

Mimulus lewisii

accepted name Erythranthe lewisii

Lewis's Monkeyflower

Phrymaceae

Height

20 - 30 cm

Flower colour

magenta

Flowering time

late June until fall

Foliage colour

green

Sunlight

partial shade

Soil

fertile, moist

pH

acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness

hardy

Plant range

moist areas such as stream banks in mountains in western 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 March.

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

Grows best in moist soil.

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