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hooked bristlegrass
Setaria verticillata
Setaria verticillata
hooked bristlegrass Grass Family
Setaria verticillata Poaceae
common names
  hooked bristlegrass
  bur bristlegrass
  rough bristle grass
  bristly foxtail
accepted scientific name
  Setaria verticillata (L.) P. Beauv.
rules for finding collection records
  Setaria verticillata (141)
family name
  • Poaceae
Image Author: ©2014 Forest And Kim Starr
Image License: CC BY
Image Source
Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed All Year
Non-Native. Naturalized.

How Likely at this Location (26%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
where plant found
mag select

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Accepted Scientific Name

Setaria verticillata   (L.) P. Beauv.   (TSN: 41232, Index: 322)

Scientific Names used to access collection records

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Family Names