Curious™ Red Monkey Flower

Mimulus aurantiacus 'Minredda' PP #22,672

An easy-care, prolific bloomer with brilliant red, long lasting flowers. Upright, open form with glossy, evergreen foliage. Use along paths, in mixed perennial beds or patio containers where it will attract hummingbirds. Provides fantastic color nearly year-round in frost-free climates. Perennial.
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Full sun, Partial sun

Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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Botanical PronunciationMIM-yoo-luss aw-ran-ti-AYE-kus
Average Size at MaturityReaches 12 to 18 in.tall and 18 in. wide.
Bloom TimeSpring to early summer; nearly year-round in coastal gardens.
Deciduous/ EvergreenSemi-evergreen
Flower AttributeRepeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleContemporary, Mediterranean, Rustic
Growth HabitRounded
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Firescaping/Firewise, Rock Garden, Edging, Wildlife Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureEasy Care, North American Native Selection, Waterwise
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, needs only occasional watering.

Needs well-drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule first growing season to establish a deep extensive root system. Needs little care once established. In cold winter areas, potted plants may be overwintered indoors in a warm, sunny window.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 9-11

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