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hooked bristlegrass
Setaria verticillata
Setaria verticillata
hooked bristlegrass Grass Family
Setaria verticillata Poaceae
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English common names
  •hooked bristlegrass
  •bristly foxtail
Spanish common name
  •cola de zorra
accepted scientific name
  •Setaria verticillata (L.) P. Beauv.
rules for finding collection records
  •Setaria verticillata (102)
family name
  • Poaceae
Image Author: ©2014 Forest And Kim Starr
Image License: CC BY
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed last week of September thru 3rd week of June
Native to Europe, often a noxious weed.

How Likely at this Location (22%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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