Taxon  Report   3687 
Galium cliftonsmithii  (Dempster) Dempster & Stebb.
Santa barbara bedstraw
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Galium cliftonsmithii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Family: RUBIACEAE  
Genus: Galium
Community:
Foothill Woodland
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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TJM2 + PLANTS: Galium nuttallii var. cliftonsmithii
More information about  Galium cliftonsmithii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

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USDA PLANTS Profile (GACL2)

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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 04, 2016).

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