Calflora
Taxon  Report   3739    
Galium trifidum  L.
Three petaled bedstraw,  Threepetal bedstraw, Trifid bedstraw
Galium trifidum
© 2012 Jean Pawek
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Galium trifidum
© 2013 Debra L. Cook
Galium trifidum
© 2005 Steve Matson
Galium trifidum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Galium trifidum
© 2009 Keir Morse
Family: RUBIACEAE  
Genus: Galium
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Alpine Fell-fields, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

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

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (GATR2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 16, 2018).