Mimulus is for fear from known causes, such as: illness, death, accidents, pain, the dark, cold, poverty, other people, animals, spiders, public speaking, loss of friends or job, dentisty, etc. It is for people who suffer from fears that can be easily named. Sufferers may be artistic and talented, but shy and retiring, and can be tongue-tied in company. Mimulus types may suffer from blushing, stammering, nervous laughter, etc.
Mimulus is good for shy, timid, sensitive children; afraid of animals, the dark, etc.
The positive potential of Mimulus is the personality possessed of quiet courage to face trials and difficulties with humor and confidence. They can stand up for themselves, and with the emotions under complete control can enjoy life without fear.