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Onyx Peak Bedstraw
(Galium angustifolium ssp. onycense )
Rubiaceae

A Narrow-Leaf Bedstraw; Photo Copyright University and Jepson Herbaria
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Description: Perennial, slender, grayish-green herb, with a woody base. Leaves in whorls of 4, each 2 - 4 inches (5-10mm) long. Inflorescence have few flowers. Corollas are generally pink, and hairy on the outside. The fruit is a nutlet. 

Distribution: Onyx Peak area.

Habitat: Granite outcrops. Open oak/pine woodland. Elevation 2752 - 7360 feet.

Flowering Period: Blooms April - July.

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Status: BLM Sensitive, California Native Plant Society List 1B

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Field Office: Bakersfield

 
Last updated: 08-05-2010