shrub, perennial

Diplacus longiflorus | Southern Monkey Flower

Large flowers of this Monkey Flower are an attraction. Flower color is variable. Better with some afternoon shade in hot summer areas. Also see Mimulus aurantiacus. Canopy coverage: 7 square feet.

Water Requirement: very low, low

Sun Exposure: partial shade, full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to 15F

Growth Rate: moderate

Height: 3 feet high

Width: 3 feet wide


Foliage Color: yellow-green

Flower Color: yellow, orange, red

Flower Season: spring, summer

Wildlife: birds, hummingbirds