non-hairy primrose monkeyflower

July 27, 2013 • Howlock Mountain Trail • Umpqua National Forest, Oregon

Coordinates: 43.18868,-122.11264 (click for map)
non-hairy primrose monkeyflower (Erythranthe primuloides (Mimulus primuloides)) [Howlock Mountain Trail, Umpqua National Forest, Oregon]
Filename: 20130727-194945.jpg 2984x2238 pixels, ISO 400, f2.8 @ 1/60 sec
Erythranthe primuloides (Mimulus primuloides)

Most primrose monkeyflowers have very long hairs on the leaves and are sometimes considered to be subspecies pilosella/pilosellus. But this is one of the "atypical" individuals that has non-hairy leaves.

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