Galium brevipes Fernald & Wiegand
Family: Rubiaceae
limestone swamp bedstraw, short-stalked bedstraw, swamp bedstraw
Galium brevipes image
Gary Fewless  
Etymology: Galium: from Greek word gala, "milk," and alluding to the fact that certain species were used to curdle milk
Plants: perennial forb
Flowers: soiltary
Conservation Status: Special Concern