OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Lamiids: Gentianales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Galium album   FAMILY Rubiaceae


(?) PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Galium album   FAMILY Rubiaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999)
Galium mollugo

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 173-10-015?:
Galium mollugo   FAMILY Rubiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952)
Galium mollugo var. erectum

 

COMMON NAME:
white bedstraw


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WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Galium album   FAMILY Rubiaceae

(?) PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Galium album   FAMILY Rubiaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999)
Galium mollugo

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 173-10-015?:
Galium mollugo   FAMILY Rubiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952)
Galium mollugo var. erectum

 

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3884

Forb
Perennial

Non-native: Europe

Documented growing wild in - - -

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LEAVES:
Simple
Whorls of 5-8
Margins entire

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
White
Bisexual
Radially symmetrical
Sepals usually obsolete
4-lobed rotate corolla

FRUIT:
Summer
Dark brown

 

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