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PlantFiles: Monkey Flower
Mimulus 'Mystic Mix'

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Family: Phrymaceae
Genus: Mimulus (MIM-yoo-luss) (Info)
Cultivar: Mystic Mix

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3 members have or want this plant for trade.

Category:
Annuals
Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Height:
under 6 in. (15 cm)

Spacing:
6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade
Light Shade

Danger:
N/A

Bloom Color:
Red
Orange
Bright Yellow

Bloom Time:
Mid Summer

Foliage:
Herbaceous
Blue-Green
Chartreuse/Yellow
Smooth-Textured

Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:
5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:
Non-patented

Propagation Methods:
From herbaceous stem cuttings
From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall
From seed; sow indoors before last frost
From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:
Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds
Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored
N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

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Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive Weezingreens On Oct 25, 2005, Weezingreens from Seward, AK (Zone 3b) wrote:

I have only grown the red version of this mix, but I will grow it every year. The plants are compact, bloom profusely, and are wonderful in baskets and boxes.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Seward, Alaska
Louisville, Kentucky



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