sweet-scented bedstraw (Galium triflorum)

sweet-scented bedstraw

sweet-scented bedstraw

Common name: sweet-scented bedstraw
Botanical name: Galium triflorum

Light: full to partial sun
Height: 8 – 20 inches
Water: moderate to low
Soil type: well-drained moist sandy to loamy soils

Perennial wildflower with white or cream-colored starlike flowers on erect stems with whorls of 6 narrow leaves; blooms midsummer; spreads freely