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tarol - Dec 15, 2006 3:40 am - Voted 10/10

Why are they called monkeyflowers?

"They are called monkey flowers due to the fact that when you squeeze them at the lower part of the flower, the flower opens, doing so repeatedly, gives the humorous illusion of a monkey." Source:

Great album, I added a few photos :)


mrh - Dec 18, 2006 5:45 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Why are they called monkeyflowers?

Interesting. Thanks for the information. And thanks for adding your photos.

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