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Orange Bush Monkey-Flower

Mimulus aurantiacus

Also known as

Sticky Monkey-Flower, Shrubby musk, Bush monkey flower

Mimulus aurantiacus-4 by Eugene Zelenko (CC BY-SA 4.0)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

H2

RHS hardiness

1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

1m

50cm

Min

50cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Orange Bush Monkey-Flower Overview

Evergreen shrub species with a bushy growth habit. Reaches a maximum size of a 1.5m tall and 1m wide. Stems are sticky and produce narrow=oblong shaped leaves. Flowers are trumpet-shaped and coloured salmon-orange, yellow or orange-red, these measure around 3cm long and they are produced in between leaf-stem intersections.

Common problems with Orange Bush Monkey-Flower

How to propagate Orange Bush Monkey-Flower

Division

You can propagate the perennials by division in spring and the annuals from seeds in the autumn or early spring.

Seed

Other uses of Orange Bush Monkey-Flower

Attracts butterflies. Attracts humming birds in suitable geographical locations.

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