Taxon  Report   11709 
Galium mexicanum  Kunth  ssp. asperulum  (A. Gray) Dempster
Mexican bedstraw
Galium mexicanum ssp. asperulum
© 2018 John Doyen
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Galium mexicanum ssp. asperulum
© 2011 Jean Pawek
Galium mexicanum ssp. asperulum
© 2011 Jean Pawek
Galium mexicanum ssp. asperulum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Galium mexicanum ssp. asperulum
© 2018 John Doyen
Genus: Galium
Parent Record Galium mexicanum
Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS
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PLANTS: Galium asperrimum var. asperulum
PLANTS: Galium asperulum
PLANTS: Galium filipes
ICPN + PLANTS: Galium mexicanum var. asperulum
More information about  Galium mexicanum ssp. asperulum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Aug 16, 2018).

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