Taxon  Report   3711    
Galium matthewsii  A. Gray
Bushy bedstraw,  Matthew's bedstraw
Galium matthewsii
© 2000 Larry Blakely
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Galium matthewsii
© 2000 Larry Blakely
Galium matthewsii
© 2000 Larry Blakely
Galium matthewsii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Galium matthewsii
© 2015 Steve Matson
Genus: Galium
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Shadscale Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Galium matthewsii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 21, 2019).