Wildflowers of New York

Square Stemmed Monkey Flower

A photographic collection and brief reference to help identify Wildflowers found in New York

Square Stemmed Monkey Flower - Mimulus ringens

Figwort Family

Supposedly the common name refers to the resemblance to a monkey's face. I don't see it.

Flowers in pairs on long stalks from leaf axils.

Found: Swamps, shorelines, roadside ditches, wet ground
Height: 1 - 3 feet
June - September bloom time

Square Stemmed Monkey Flower

Square Stemmed Monkey Flower