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Related to Setaria: Setaria italica
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Noun1.Setaria - annual or perennial grasses of warm regions: bristlegrassesSetaria - annual or perennial grasses of warm regions: bristlegrasses
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Graminaceae, family Gramineae, family Poaceae, Graminaceae, Gramineae, grass family, Poaceae - the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cereals; bamboo; reeds; sugar cane
bristle grass, bristlegrass - grasses of grasslands and woodlands having large gracefully arching spikes with long bristles beneath each spikelet
foxtail millet, Hungarian grass, Italian millet, Setaria italica - coarse drought-resistant annual grass grown for grain, hay, and forage in Europe and Asia and chiefly for forage and hay in United States
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Most common plant species included Setaria faberi, Setaria pumila, and Echinochloa spp.
Seven fodder species, namely, Trifolium alexandrinum, Trifolium resupinatum, Avena sativa, Triticum aestivum, Hordeum vulgare, Brassica campestris, Cichorium intybus; and seven grass species, namely, Pennisetum purpureum, Panicum antidotale, Cenchrus ciliaris, Pennisetum orientale, Setaria anceps and Atriplex lentiformis were evaluated at early, mid and late stages of maturity.
En contraparte, cuando existe un reemplazo de gramalote por pastos de ciclo corto como dallis (Brachiaria decumbens), kikuyo amazonico (Brachiaria humidicola), setaria o miel (Setarias plendida), pasto elefante (Pennisetum purpureum) o pasto aleman (Echinocloa polistachya) adaptado a localidades pantanosas (Lopez et al.
Debido a la ausencia de ganado, se observo gran abundancia de gramineas forrajeras como T crinita y Setaria parviflora (Poir.
These Setaria species are related to several candidate bioenergy grasses including switchgrass and Miscanthus and serve as grass model systems to study grasses that photosynthetically fix carbon from CO2 through a water-conserving (C4) pathway.
Setaria viridis is a summer annual that branches at the base to form a small tuft of leafy culms.
Eye woms such as Setaria cervi were recognized on careful examination of eye.
The most common grasses were Echinochloa crus-galli, Eleusine indica, and Setaria pumila.
B, H, S N Barkworth [Winter Grass] Setaria pumila (Poir.