Taxon  Report   3658 
Galium andrewsii  A. Gray  ssp. gatense  (Dempster) Dempster & Stebbins
Serpentine bedstraw
Galium andrewsii ssp. gatense
© 2018 Elinor Gates
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Galium andrewsii ssp. gatense
© 2016 Neal Kramer
Galium andrewsii ssp. gatense
© 2015 John Doyen
Galium andrewsii ssp. gatense, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Galium andrewsii ssp. gatense
© 2011 Janell Hillman
Genus: Galium
Parent Record Galium andrewsii
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   5.1 (broad endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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ICPN + PLANTS: Galium andrewsii var. gatense
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Aug 19, 2018).

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