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Monkeyflower [Mimulus ringens]

Flower       Flower      

Common Name: Monkeyflower
Scientic Name: Mimulus ringens
Colors: Blue
Months Appearing: July

Also called Allegheny monkey-flower.

Native. 1-4 feet tall.

Flowers on axillary stalks and 3/4 to 1 inch in diameter. Stem is 4 angled.

 Leaves stalkless (sessile) and opposite.

Wetlands, full to partial sun. Hall's Lake, Chippewa Watershed Conservancy, Remus, Michigan. July 11.  5565, 5574