Scientific Name: Mimulus aurantiacus Form: Weeping
Common Name:monkey flowerTexture:Medium - fine
Family Name:PhrymaceaeHabit: Arching
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.2 - 0.4m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: U.S. - northwest Hardiness Zone:Zone 7: (-18 to -12 C)
Leaves: Simple, Opposite, Lanceolate
Flowers: Raceme, (Floriferous), Yellow, Orange, Red, Jul- Aug- Sep
Fruit:
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
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Landscape Uses: Attract beneficial insects, Bedding plant, Container planting, Summer interest
Key ID Features:Leaves narrow, 3-4 cm long, sticky; flowers funnel shaped with white throat, opens with five petals (2 up, 2 down and out, 1 down the middle like a tongue).