Taxon  Report   3692    
Galium grande  McClatchie
San gabriel bedstraw
Galium grande
© 2011 Neal Kramer
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Galium grande
© 2013 Anuja Parikh and Nathan Gale
Galium grande
© 2013 Anuja Parikh and Nathan Gale
Galium grande, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Galium grande
© Lauramay Dempster and CNPS
Genus: Galium
Communities: Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Galium pubens var. grande
More information about  Galium grande
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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 17, 2019).