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Read more about Stiff Marsh Bedstraw at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Lamiids: Gentianales
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Stiff Marsh Bedstraw, Dye Bedstraw, Three-lobed Bedstraw
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May Greenville County SC
Leaves usually 5-6 per node, rarely 4, linear to narrowly oblanceolate, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.
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June Greenville County SC
The only Bedstraw in the southern mtns with 3-lobed flowers, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.