Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3884

Forb
Perennial

Non-native: Europe
Documented growing wild in - - -

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LEAVES:
Simple
Whorls of 5-8

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

FRUIT:
Summer
Dark brown

 

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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

LESS THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (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

LESS THAN Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999)
Galium mollugo

 

COMMON NAME:
white bedstraw