OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Galium orizabense ssp. laevicaule   FAMILY Rubiaceae   Go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Galium orizabense ssp. laevicaule   FAMILY Rubiaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Flora Mesoamericana
Galium orizabense

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 173-10-005?:
Galium pilosum   FAMILY Rubiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Gray's Manual of Botany (Fernald, 1950)
Galium pilosum var. laevicaule

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Galium pilosum

 

COMMON NAME:
Bald Bedstraw, Smoothstem Bedstraw


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WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Galium orizabense ssp. laevicaule   FAMILY Rubiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Galium orizabense ssp. laevicaule   FAMILY Rubiaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Flora Mesoamericana
Galium orizabense

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 173-10-005?:
Galium pilosum   FAMILY Rubiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Gray's Manual of Botany (Fernald, 1950)
Galium pilosum var. laevicaule

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Galium pilosum

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

4355

Forb
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

Rare

Habitat: Mesic forests, maritime forests, swamp edges, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Whorls of 4
Margins entire

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
???
Bisexual
Radially symmetrical
Sepals usually obsolete
4-5 lobed rotate corolla

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer
Brown/Black?

 

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