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Common name

English: Milhã-amarela, Yellow Bristle-Grass

German: Fuchsrote Borstenhirse, Gelbe Borstenhirse

Mandarin: 金色狗尾草 (jin se gou wei cao)

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2597)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2496)

    Class: Liliopsida (387)

      Order: Cyperales (91)

        Family: Poaceae (72)(family description)

          Genus: Setaria (2)

            Epithet: pumila (Poir.) Roem. & Schult. (1)

Synonyms: Panicum glaucum L., Setaria glauca P. B., Setaria glauca (L.) P. Beauv.

glauca => greyish or bluish

glaucum => greyish or bluish

pumila => short, very small, low, small, dwarf

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: green

External links

Check for Setaria pumila at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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