Cleavers has long stems that sprawl over the ground or over other plants.
- Family: bedstraw (Rubiaceae)
- Habitat: damp woods and thickets
- Height: 4 to 12 inches
- Flower size: 1/16 inch across
- Flower color: white to pale green
- Flowering time: May to July
- Origin: native
Cleavers has small hooks on its stems, leaves, and seeds, causing it to stick to clothing.