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Galium grande McClatchie
Habit: Perennial herb, sprawling, climbing, forming dense clumps, woody, densely gray-hairy. Stem: generally 15--152 cm, stout, rooting at nodes. Leaf: in whorls of 4, 5--15 mm, generally widely elliptic, tip acute to abruptly soft-pointed, margins +- rolled under; petioled. Inflorescence: pistillate flowers 1 in axils, staminate and bisexual flowers in terminal, few-flowered panicles. Flower: bisexual or unisexual, corolla rotate, hairy externally, yellow. Fruit: berry, hairy. Chromosomes: 2n= +- 220.
Ecology: Oak woodland, chaparral; Elevation: 425--1220 m. Bioregional Distribution: SnGb. Flowering Time: May--Jul
eFlora Treatment Author: Valerie Soza
Jepson Online Interchange
Listed on CNPS Rare Plant Inventory
Previous taxon: Galium glabrescens subsp. modocense
Next taxon: Galium grayanum
Citation for this treatment: Valerie Soza 2016. Galium grande, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=26349, accessed on July 26, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on July 26, 2016.