- Common Name(s):
- Bedstraw, Cleavers
- Summer into fall
- 8-36 in.
- 1-3 in. lanceolate to linear leaves in whorls of 6-8 leaves; scratchy, recurved prickles on weak, four-sided stems; reclining plant
- Small, white flowers with four petals on stalks from the leaf axis
- Thickets, woods, meadows, roadsides
NCCES plant id: 2582