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Setaria grisebachii

Setaria grisebachii Fourn.

Grisebach's Bristlegrass

Poaceae (Grass Family)


USDA Symbol: SEGR6

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Root Type: Fibrous
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Venation: Parallel
Inflorescence: Panicle
Fruit Type: Caryopsis
Size Class: 1-3 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Not Applicable
Bloom Time: Sep , Oct
Bloom Notes: The flowers (florets) of grasses are often minute the therefore not visible to the naked eye.


USA: AZ , MD , NM , OK , TX

Additional resources

USDA: Find Setaria grisebachii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Setaria grisebachii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Setaria grisebachii


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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