Washington Flora Checklist
A Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Washington State
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Checklist » Rubiaceae
Rubiaceae   (Madder Family)


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Family treatment authored by Fred Weinmann; last updated 10/21/2003 by Fred Weinmann
Taxon (native species in boldface) # Synonyms Common Names
Cruciata pedemontana (Bellardi) Ehrend.   [Flora Europaea] 2
Galium aparine L.   [H&C] 3 common cleavers, common bedstraw, goose-grass, sticky-willy
Galium bifolium S. Wats.   [H&C] 0 twin-leaf bedstraw
Galium boreale L.   [H&C] 0 northern bedstraw
Galium kamtschaticum Steller ex J.A. & J.H. Schultes   [H&C] 0 boreal bedstraw
Galium mexicanum Kunth var. asperulum (Gray) Dempster   [JPM] 4 rough bedstraw
Galium mollugo L.   [H&C] 0 wild madder, false baby's-breath
Galium odoratum (L.) Scop.   [IFBC] 1 sweet-scented bedstraw
Galium oreganum Britt.   [H&C] 1 Oregon bedstraw
Galium palustre L.   [IFBC] 0 common marsh bedstraw
Galium parisiense L.   [H&C] 0 wall bedstraw
Galium serpenticum Dempst.   [JPM] 9
Galium trifidum L. ssp. columbianum (Rydb.) Hultén   [Jepson 2nd] 6 small bedstraw
Galium triflorum Michx.   [H&C] 0 three-flowered bedstraw, fragrant bedstraw
Galium verum L.   [H&C] 0 lady's bedstraw, yellow spring bedstraw
Kelloggia galioides Torr.   [H&C] 0 milky kelloggia
Sherardia arvensis L.   [H&C] 0 blue field-madder

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