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Galium mexicanum  Kunth  ssp. asperulum  (A. Gray) Dempster
Mexican bedstraw
Galium mexicanum ssp. asperulum is a perennial herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.
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Parent: Galium mexicanum
Genus: Galium
Family: Rubiaceae  
Category: angiosperm  
PLANTS group:Dicot
Jepson eFlora section: eudicot

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Foothill Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTSGalium asperrimum var. asperulum
PLANTSGalium asperulum
PLANTSGalium filipes
JEF + PLANTSGalium mexicanum var. asperulum
More information about  Galium mexicanum ssp. asperulum

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]. 2022. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 08/15/2022).