Taxon  Report   7538 
Setaria sphacelata  (Schum.) Moss
African bristlegrass
Setaria sphacelata
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Setaria sphacelata
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Setaria sphacelata, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Setaria sphacelata
© 2011 Steve Matson
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Setaria
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 20, 2016).

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