Scientific Name: Mimulus
Family Name: Phrymaceae
Common Name: میمولس, monkey flower or square-stemmed monkey flower
Mimulus, commonly referred to as monkeyflowers, is a genus of plants in the family Phrymaceae, which was formerly classified as the Scrophulariaceae family. There are now only seven species left in the genus.The trumpet-shaped flowers of Mimulus plants are striking and come in a variety of hues, including yellow, orange, red, and pink.The ability of Mimulus to draw pollinators like butterflies and hummingbirds is one of its many advantages.
Planting And Care
Plant in partial shade to full sun, providing the right balance for vibrant blooms.
Keep the soil consistently moist, especially in hot weather or when grown in water features.
Use well-draining soil for garden beds and aquatic soil for water gardens.
Apply a balanced fertilizer once or twice during the growing season to support flowering.
Regularly remove spent flowers to encourage continuous blooming and tidy appearance.
Monitor for pests and treat early to maintain the health and beauty of your Mimulus.