Mimulus laciniatus facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsMimulus laciniatus
Mimulus laciniatus is an uncommon species of monkeyflower known by the common name Cutleaf monkeyflower.
Mimulus laciniatus is an annual herb producing a mostly hairless stem reaching maximum heights between 3 and 38 centimeters. The oppositely arranged leaves are up to 5 centimeters in length and generally oval in shape, though some of them are divided into lobes. The inflorescence is a raceme of several tiny red-spotted yellow flowers each 4 millimeters to 1.5 centimeters long. The tubular base of each flower is encapsulated in a ribbed, reddish calyx of sepals.
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