Pennisetum glaucum


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Related to Pennisetum glaucum: Bajra
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Noun1.Pennisetum glaucum - tall grass having cattail like spikesPennisetum glaucum - tall grass having cattail like spikes; grown in Africa and Asia for its grain and in the United States chiefly for forage; sometimes used in making beer
genus Pennisetum, Pennisetum - a genus of Old World grasses
cereal, cereal grass - grass whose starchy grains are used as food: wheat; rice; rye; oats; maize; buckwheat; millet
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Plant of the Month Pennisetum glaucum 'Purple Majesty'
Spawn preparation: For the spawn preparation Pennisetum glaucum (Millet, Bajra) and Triticum aestivum (wheat) seeds were selected, washed and soaked in water overnight (18 hours).