Mimulus guttatus

Bilaterally symmetrical, showy, yellow, flowers with red spots. Blooms in late fall.



Mimulus guttatus flower

Photo credit: Seven Oaks Nursery

Mimulus guttatus whole plant

Photo credit: Dave Powell

mimulus guttatus pods

Photo credit: Mary Ellen Harte

  • Mimulus guttatus flower
  • Mimulus guttatus whole plant
  • mimulus guttatus pods

Plant Details

Riparian Forests
Shallow Marsh
Wet Prairie
Not drought tolerant; along mountain streams
Mature Height:
Shade Preference:
Full Sun, Partial Shade,
Soil Tolerance:
Moist to wet.
Special Uses:
Attracts insects, bees, and butterflies; Attracts hummingbirds; Ornamental; Deer resistant