Mimulus cardinalis

/Mimulus cardinalis

Description

Scarlet monkeyflower

This herbaceous creeping perennial grows 3’ tall by 2’ wide.

The very showy red tubular flowers are important for humming birds.

Scarlet monkeyflower inhabits shady, wet places and will provide abundant flowers July –October.

The seeds will self sow.

Sun: Full Sun, Part Shade, Shade

Water: Moderate, High

Soil: Clay, Loam, Sand

Other: Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant

 

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