Calflora
Taxon  Report   3676    
Galium californicum  Hook. & Arn.  ssp. californicum 
California bedstraw
Galium californicum ssp. californicum
© 2013 John Doyen
Photos from
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Galium californicum ssp. californicum
© 2013 Jake Ruygt
Galium californicum ssp. californicum
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Galium californicum ssp. californicum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Galium californicum ssp. californicum
© 2018 Ken Hickman
Family: RUBIACEAE  
Genus: Galium
Parent: Galium californicum
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

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More information about  Galium californicum ssp. californicum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (GACAC)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2018).

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