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Galium catalinense  A. Gray  ssp. acrispum  Dempster
San clemente island bedstraw,   Santa clemente island bedstraw
Galium catalinense ssp. acrispum is a shrub that is native to California, and endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).
State of California status: Endangered.
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Parent: Galium catalinense
Genus: Galium
Family: Rubiaceae  
Category: angiosperm  
PLANTS group:Dicot
Jepson eFlora section: eudicot

Communities: Valley Grassland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Information about  Galium catalinense ssp. acrispum from other sources
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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USDA PLANTS Profile (GACAA)

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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]. 2023. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 02/06/2023).