Critically Imperiled Plant Profile
(Not Listed or Proposed under the Endangered Species Act)
Mimulus gemmiparus, budding monkeyflower
A narrowly restricted Colorado endemic of higher elevations.
- Other common name(s): Rocky Mountain monkeyflower, Weber's monkeyflower
- Trampling by hikers
- Trail maintenance
National Forest and Grassland Occurrence
- Mimulus gemmiparus W.A. Weber (Rocky Mountain monkeyflower): A Technical Conservation Assessment (PDF 1.3 MB)
- Colorado Rare Plant Field Guide - Mimulus gemmiparus
- PLANTS Profile - Mimulus gemmiparus, Rocky Mountain monkeyflower
- Population dynamics, rarity, and risk of extinction for populations of Mimulus gemmiparus (budding monkeyflower) on National Forests of Colorado (PDF, 896 KB) - Mark Beardsley, EcoMetrics, LLC, and David A. Steingraeber, Colorado State University. A Research Report Submitted to USDA Forest Service Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests and Pawnee National Grassland, Fort Collins, Colorado August 22, 2013.