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Setaria leucopila (Scribn. & Merr.) K. Schum.
Streambed bristlegrass, Plains Bristlegrass
Poaceae (Grass Family)
Synonym(s): Chaetochloa leucopila
USDA Symbol: SELE6
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Green
, TX Native Habitat:
Dry rangelands at elevations of 3,000 to 7,000 feet (Gay and Dwyer, 1980). It is located on bottomlands and alluvial flats as well as well-drained, dry, open sites. However, it predominates on loamy bottomland, clay flat, and saline clay range sites.
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
Sibley Nature Center
- Midland, TXNative Seed Network
- Corvallis, OR
Record Last Modified: 2011-06-25
Research By: TWC Staff