Taxon  Report   3730 
Galium serpenticum  Dempster
Intermountain bedstraw,  Northern bedstraw
Galium serpenticum
© 2013 Julie Kierstead Nelson
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Galium serpenticum
© 2011 Steve Matson
Galium serpenticum
© 2000 John Game
Galium serpenticum, 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 serpenticum
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Galium serpenticum
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: Feb 20, 2018).

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