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Galium aparine

Description:

An herbaceous plant with whorled leaves and underwinged stems covered by rigid needles. The inflorescences are multifloral cymous terminations of small white coloured flowers. The fruit is pilous.

Habitat:

Grows in paths and disturbed zones.

Notes:

Maltese name: Harxajja Komuni

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2 Comments

MarikaMartinez
MarikaMartinez 7 years ago

updated, thank you!

Tomas Koubek
Tomas Koubek 7 years ago

This is very probably Galium...

MarikaMartinez
Spotted by
MarikaMartinez

Valletta, Malta, Malta

Spotted on May 20, 2013
Submitted on May 22, 2013

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