Mimulus guttatus Keywords: Fear of known things Mimulus is for fear of known causes, such as: illness, death, accidents, pain, the dark, cold, poverty, other people, animals, spiders, public speaking, loss of friends or job, dentistry, 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. (see also Larch). Bach Flower Remedies Created by a Harley Street doctor in the 1930's, the Bach Flower Remedies are 38 plant and flower based remedies that can help you manage the emotional demands of everyday life. Each remedy aids a specific emotion. You can take them individually or mix them together to match the way you feel. Looking for Bach Flower Remedies for Pets?