Taxon  Report   6052    
Panicum miliaceum  L.
Broom corn millet,  Broomcorn millet
Panicum miliaceum
© 2015 Nicholas Stevenson NPS
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Panicum miliaceum, 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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Panicum miliaceum
© 2015 Nicholas Stevenson NPS
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Panicum
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: escaped cultivar
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

More information about  Panicum miliaceum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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website references from Google

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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 20, 2019).