[Monkeyflowers: The Genus Mimulus in the Deserts of the American Southwest]

Little redstem monkeyflower,  Pygmy monkey flower, Red monkeyflower, Red-stemmed Mimulus

Mimulus rubellus

Synonym: Mimulus gratioloides

Little redstem monkeyflower,  Pygmy monkey flower, Red monkeyflower, Red-stemmed Mimulus: Mimulus rubellus (Synonym: Mimulus gratioloides)

Little redstem monkeyflower as seen along the Hiline Trail between Sedona, AZ and the Village of Oak Creek, AZ.........March 20, 2015.

Little redstem monkeyflower,  Pygmy monkey flower, Red monkeyflower, Red-stemmed Mimulus: Mimulus rubellus (Synonym: Mimulus gratioloides) - Little redstem monkeyflower,  Pygmy monkey flower, Red monkeyflower, Red-stemmed Mimulus: Mimulus rubellus (Synonym: Mimulus gratioloides)

Little redstem monkeyflower blooming along the trail at Boynton Canyon near Sedona, Arizona.........March 15, 2015.

Little redstem monkeyflower,  Pygmy monkey flower, Red monkeyflower, Red-stemmed Mimulus: Mimulus rubellus (Synonym: Mimulus gratioloides) - Little redstem monkeyflower,  Pygmy monkey flower, Red monkeyflower, Red-stemmed Mimulus: Mimulus rubellus (Synonym: Mimulus gratioloides)

Little redstem monkeyflower blooming along the Cibola Pass Trail at the southern base of Brins Mesa, several miles north of Sedona, AZ........March 16, 2015.

Paul Slichter