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Setaria viridis

Phonetic Spelling
set-TARE-ee-uh VEER-ih-diss
Description

Green Bristlegrass refers to the foxtail like inflorescences of the weedy and aggressive annual grass.  

See this plant in the following landscape:
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#weed#weedy#annual weed
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#weed#weedy#annual weed
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Setaria
    Species:
    viridis
    Family:
    Poaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Annual
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    Old World, Australia
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Annual
    Weed
    Habit/Form:
    Erect
  • Fruit:
    Fruit Type:
    Caryopsis
  • Flowers:
    Flower Inflorescence:
    Panicle
    Flower Description:
    Spike like panicle that is erect and often nods as it reaches the tip
  • Leaves:
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Problems:
    Weedy