Taxon  Report   9975 
Galium boreale  L.
northern bedstraw
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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 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Communities: 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.]
Family: RUBIACEAE  
Genus: Galium
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

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:
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website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (GABO2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 18, 2014).

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