Taxon  Report   7539 
Setaria verticillata  (L.) P. Beauv.
Hooked bristlegrass
Setaria verticillata
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Setaria verticillata
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Setaria verticillata
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Setaria verticillata, a monocot, is an annual grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Setaria verticillata
© 2006 Luigi Rignanese
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Setaria
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Chaetochloa verticillata
PLANTS: Panicum verticillatum
TJM2 + PLANTS: Setaria carnei
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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 22, 2016).

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