Taxon  Report   3731 
Galium serpenticum  Dempster  ssp. scotticum  Dempster & Ehrend.
Scott mountain bedstraw,  Scott mtn. bedstraw
Galium serpenticum ssp. scotticum
© 2011 John Game
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Galium serpenticum ssp. scotticum
© 2011 Steve Matson
Galium serpenticum ssp. scotticum
© 2000 John Game
Galium serpenticum ssp. scotticum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Galium serpenticum ssp. scotticum
© 2009 Sierra Pacific Industries
Genus: Galium
Parent Record Galium serpenticum
Yellow Pine Forest
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   5.9 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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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 21, 2018).

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