Taxon  Report   3731 
Galium serpenticum  Dempster  ssp. scotticum  Dempster & Ehrend.
Scott mountain bedstraw,  Scott mtn. bedstraw

Galium serpenticum ssp. scotticum
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Galium serpenticum ssp. scotticum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Galium serpenticum ssp. scotticum
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Genus: Galium
Parent Record Galium serpenticum.
Yellow Pine Forest
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   5.9 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 29, 2015).

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