Taxon  Report   3733    
Galium sparsiflorum  W. Wight
Sequoia bedstraw
Galium sparsiflorum
© 2005 Keir Morse
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Galium sparsiflorum
© 2017 Debra L. Cook
Galium sparsiflorum
© 2017 Debra L. Cook
Galium sparsiflorum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Galium sparsiflorum
© 2010 Barry Breckling
Genus: Galium
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

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

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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 16, 2019).