Mimulus tilingii

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Species Name: Mimulus tilingii
Common Name: Creeping Monkey Flower

Lovely pond or stream-side mat of color. Protect from hot afternoon sun inland. This is not a drought tolerant plant.

Plant Family: Scrophulariaceae
Plant Type: Perennial
Height by Width: 1'h, spreading
Growth Habit: Spreading
Deciduous/Evergreen: Cold deciduous
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full or part sun
Soil Preference: Clay to sandy
Water Requirements: Moist, semi-moist
Cold Hardy to: To 35 degrees
Flower Season: Spring & summer
Flower Color: Yellow
Endangered?: Not listed
Distribution: North West, High Cascade Ranges, High Sierra Nevadas, San Bernardino Mountains, San Jacinto Mountains, White & Inyo Mountains.
Natural Habitat: Seeps, streamsides, wet meadows. 4,000 - 10,000 ft elevation.

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