Taxon  Report   3712    
Galium mexicanum  Kunth  var. asperulum  (A. Gray) Dempster  
(no longer an active name)
Mexican bedstraw
Galium mexicanum var. asperulum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Genus: Galium
Parent: Galium mexicanum
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

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

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

JEF + PLANTS other name:
Galium mexicanum ssp. asperulum

Alternate Names:
NOTE: Galium mexicanum var. asperulum is no longer an active name.
More information about  Galium mexicanum var. asperulum
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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: Sep 22, 2019).