Page author: David Giblin
Cruciata pedemontana
piedmont bedstraw

Distribution: Occurring on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washngton; Washington to Oregon, east to Montana; in central and southeastern regions of the U.S.

Habitat: Disturbed sites, roadsides, waste areas at low elevations.

Flowers: April-June

Origin: Introduced from Eurasia

Growth Duration: Annual

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Cruciata pedemontana (Bellardi) Ehrend.
Publication: Ann. Naturhist. Mus. Wien 65: 18. 1962.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Galium pedemontanum (Bellardi) All.
Vallantia pedemontana Bellardi
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Cruciata pedemontana in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Cruciata pedemontana checklist entry.

OregonFlora: Cruciata pedemontana information.

E-Flora BC: Cruciata pedemontana atlas page.

CalPhotos: Cruciata pedemontana photos.

USDA Plants: Cruciata pedemontana information.

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