Taxon  Report   11710 
Galium trifidum  L.  ssp. columbianum  (Rydb.) Hultén
Threepetal bedstraw
Galium trifidum ssp. columbianum
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Galium trifidum ssp. columbianum
© 2005 Steve Matson
Galium trifidum ssp. columbianum
© 2013 Aaron Arthur
Galium trifidum ssp. columbianum, 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 trifidum ssp. columbianum
© 2005 Steve Matson
Genus: Galium
Parent Record Galium trifidum
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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PLANTS: Galium columbianum
PLANTS: Galium trifidum ssp. pacificum
ICPN + PLANTS: Galium cymosum
ICPN + PLANTS: Galium trifidum var. pacificum
More information about  Galium trifidum ssp. columbianum
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: Aug 19, 2018).

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