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Mimulus bigelovii

Bigelow's Monkey Flower

Mimulus bigelovii

Life form2, 3: forb, annual
Habitat: valleys, bajadas
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf arrangement3: opposite
leaf format3: simple
leaf shape3: oval or orbicular
leaf surface3: smooth
leaf margin3: entire
Flower color2: magenta or pink
Flowering period2: Mar. to June
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Phrymaceae (monkey-flower family)
Conserved or Obsolete Family1: Scrophulariaceae (figwort family)
Status: common in western part of area
Location where collected or observed:
      Yuma area and southeastern California

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