Calflora
Taxon  Report   3714    
Galium multiflorum  Kellogg
Kellogg's bedstraw,  Many flowered bedstraw, Shrubby bedstraw
Galium multiflorum
© 2015 John Doyen
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Galium multiflorum
© 2005 Steve Matson
Galium multiflorum
© 2005 Steve Matson
Galium multiflorum, 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 multiflorum
© 2005 Steve Matson
Family: RUBIACEAE  
Genus: Galium
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Galium bloomeri var. hirsutum
PLANTS: Galium bloomeri
ICPN + PLANTS: Galium matthewsii var. scabridum
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More information about  Galium multiflorum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (GAMU2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2018).

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