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Northern Bedstraw

This plant has a long an slender stalk. The leaves grow in a whorl around each node. The flowers are white, with four petals each. They grow abundantly at the end of short branched stalks from the main stem.

This plant is edible.

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Wildflower Details

Scientific Name:Galium boreale
Native:Yes
Growing Season:All summer
Soil Type:Woodlands, meadows, open areas
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Habitat:Montane, subalpine
Family:Madder