Taxon  Report   3740    
Galium trifidum  L.  var. pacificum  Wiegand  
(no longer an active name)
Pacific bedstraw,  Three petaled bedstraw, Trifid bedstraw
Galium trifidum var. pacificum, 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 trifidum
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

JEF + PLANTS other name:
Galium trifidum ssp. columbianum

NOTE: Galium trifidum var. pacificum is no longer an active name.
More information about  Galium trifidum var. pacificum
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: Jul 22, 2019).