Galium concinnum Torr. & A.Gray
Family: Rubiaceae
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Emmet J. Judziewicz  
Etymology: Galium: from Greek word gala, "milk," and alluding to the fact that certain species were used to curdle milk
Plants: erect to sprawling, perennial, 5"-24" tall forb, with many branches
Leaves: whorls of 6 leaves on the main stem and whorls of 4 on the branches, mostly rough edged, linear, and sharply pointed
Flowers: white, 4-parted, 1/8" wide; inflorescence a 2-3 times-branched cluster either terminal or spreading from the leaf axils; blooms June-Aug.
Fruits: smooth
Habitat: dry; woods
Conservation Status: Native
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Christopher Noll  
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Merel R. Black  
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Christopher Noll  
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Emmet J. Judziewicz  
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Aaron_Carlson  
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Emmet J. Judziewicz  
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