Taxon  Report   9975 
Galium boreale  L.
northern bedstraw

Galium boreale
© 2007 Zoya Akulova
Galium boreale, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Galium boreale
© 2010 Barry Breckling
Genus: Galium
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Galium boreale var. hyssopifolium
PLANTS: Galium boreale var. intermedium
PLANTS: Galium boreale var. linearifolium
PLANTS: Galium boreale var. scabrum
PLANTS: Galium boreale var. typicum
PLANTS: Galium hyssopifolium
PLANTS: Galium septentrionale
PLANTS: Galium strictum
TJM2 + PLANTS: Galium boreale ssp. septentrionale
 Information about  Galium boreale  from other sources:

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 04, 2015).

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