|Crimson Monkey Flower is a member of the
Snapdragon (or Figwort) Family. It grows to
feet in height and has dark green oblong leaves with coarse teeth along
the edges which grow to 4 inches in length. It can be found growing in
wet areas such as near seeps, springs and in wet canyons at elevations
between 1800 and 8000 feet.
There are 14 different species of
Monkey Flower which grow in Arizona.
Crimson Monkey Flower blooms between March and October
and produces a red to reddish orange snapdragon-like flower to 2 inches