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little purple monkeyflower
Erythranthe purpurea
little purple monkeyflower Monkey-flower Family
Erythranthe purpurea Phrymaceae
common name
  little purple monkeyflower
accepted scientific name
  Erythranthe purpurea (A.L. Grant) N.S. Fraga
rules for finding collection records
  Mimulus purpureus (92)
  Erythranthe purpurea (15)
family name
Image Author: ©2009 Naomi Fraga
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is 0.3 to 0.5 inches
Leaf: Opposite
Plant Observed beginning of May thru 3rd week of July

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
Links to Plant Photos
M. Egger (36)
Cal Photos (29)
Jay Sullivan (1)
Michael Charters (2)
SEINet (1)
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