Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

  Setaria pumila (Poir.) Roem. & Schult. subsp. pumila image
Photographer: Robert W. Freckmann           

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Hugh H. Iltis

Robert W. Freckmann
Family Poaceae
Setaria pumila (Poir.) Roem. & Schult. subsp. pumila
pigeon grass, yellow foxtail
Setaria: from seta for "bristle"
pumila: dwarf
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Status: Introduced - naturalized
Plant: annual/perennial, 1'-3' grass
Flower: blooms June-Oct.

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Panicum pumilum Poir.
Setaria glauca (L.) P.Beauv.
Setaria glauca auct. non (L.) P.Beauv., sensu Vickery
Setaria lutescens (Weigel) F.T.Hubb.

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