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Crosswort

Cruciata laevipes

  • Latin synonym: Galium cruciata
  • Family: Bedstraw Family – Rubiaceae
  • Growing form: Perennial herb with several runners.
  • Height: 20–40 cm. Stem branching at base, upper part branchless, 4-edged, hairy, hairs long.
  • Flowering time: May–June.

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Cruciata glabra

Cruciata glabra

Cruciata glabra resembles crosswort, but is glabrous. The species names in Finnish, when translated are ‘hairy crosswort’ and ‘bold crosswort’.

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