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yellow monkey-flower

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Yellow monkey-flower in bloom
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Mimulus guttatus

Perennial Groundcover

Height: 2 ft.

Availability: Medium

Growing ease: Medium

Moisture req.: moist - wet

Exposure req.: sun - shade


Plant description:

Attractive annual with yellow snapdragon like flowers. Can grow in full sun with wet conditions.

Keywords: annual, perennial (non-woody), spreading, upright, yellow

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