Taxon  Report   3742    
Galium triflorum  Michx.
Fragrant bedstraw,  Sweet bedstraw, Sweet scented bedstraw
Galium triflorum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Genus: Galium
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: canyons

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Galium brachiatum
PLANTS: Galium pennsylvanicum
PLANTS: Galium triflorum var. asprelliforme
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More information about  Galium triflorum
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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Mar 28, 2020).