Taxon  Report   3714 
Galium multiflorum  Kellogg
Kellogg's bedstraw,  Many flowered bedstraw, Shrubby bedstraw
Galium multiflorum
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Galium multiflorum
© 2005 Steve Matson
Galium multiflorum
© 2005 Steve Matson
Galium multiflorum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Galium multiflorum
© 2005 Steve Matson
Genus: Galium
Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Galium bloomeri var. hirsutum
PLANTS: Galium bloomeri
ICPN + PLANTS: Galium matthewsii var. scabridum
PLANTS: Galium multiflorum var. hirsutum
ICPN: Galium multiflorum f. hirsutum
ICPN: Galium watsonii
More information about  Galium multiflorum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Jun 21, 2018).

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