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|Family: Rubiaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Galium||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Galium mollugo L.
Habit: Perennial herb, erect, 3--12 dm, glabrous to hairy. Stem: stout, +- swollen at nodes. Leaf: generally whorls of 8, oblanceolate to obovate, tip abruptly soft-pointed. Inflorescence: panicle, many-flowered. Flower: bisexual; corolla rotate, white; stamens exserted. Fruit: nutlets few, small; hairs 0. Chromosomes: 2n=22,44.
Ecology: Disturbed areas; Elevation: generally < 1000 m. Bioregional Distribution: KR, NCoRO, SnFrB; Distribution Outside California: native to Europe. Flowering Time: Jun--Jul
eFlora Treatment Author: Valerie Soza
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Galium mexicanum subsp. asperulum
Next taxon: Galium multiflorum
Citation for this treatment: Valerie Soza 2016. Galium mollugo, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=26373, accessed on July 25, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on July 25, 2016.