Plant id please

sarahbn(z6Pa.)August 4, 2008

It kind of looks like mimulus

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I think Monkeyflower is correct. The lavendar flower color indicates Mimulus alatus. Check the link below.

Here is a link that might be useful: Mimulus alatus

    Bookmark   August 4, 2008 at 11:02AM
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loris(Z6 NJ)

I agree with Mimulus, but think you might want to check the comments on the Connecticut Botanical site for information on telling M. ringens and M. alatus apart. I had used it to decide I had M. ringens volunteer here.

I had thought the leaves in your picture were too narrow for either, but some pictures I found on the Internet makes me think it probably is one or the other.

-- Lori

Here is a link that might be useful: Connecticut Botanical Society page on Mimulus alatus

    Bookmark   August 5, 2008 at 8:53PM
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