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Sweetscented bedstraw

Galium odoratum


Beech forest.This plant prefers partial to full shade in moist, rich soils.


It owes its sweet smell to the odiferous agent coumarin, and is sometimes used as a flavoring agent due to its chemical content.

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Spotted on Apr 6, 2019
Submitted on Apr 6, 2019

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