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Mimulus cupreus

Mimulus cupreus

Full Shade
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Tender

H2

RHS hardiness

1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

50cm

40cm

Min

50cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Overview

This is a herbaceous perennial that has attractive red flowers with toothed, downy leaves in shades of dark green and purple. They prefer to grow in wetlands and moist soils in shaded areas.