Setaria italica


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Related to Setaria italica: Setaria millet, Chaetochloa italica
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Noun1.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 StatesSetaria 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
foxtail, foxtail grass - grasses of the genera Alopecurus and Setaria having dense silky or bristly brushlike flowering spikes
genus Setaria, Setaria - annual or perennial grasses of warm regions: bristlegrasses
Setaria italica rubrofructa, Siberian millet - millet having orange to reddish grains in long bristly spikes
German millet, golden wonder millet, Setaria italica stramineofructa - millet having yellow grains in large drooping spikes
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This gene had significant homology with dehydration-responsive element-binding protein 1C-like in Setaria italica as indicated by the Nr annotation results.
Sattell y Morris (1992) sugirieron que las fracciones de PoML y PiL contribuyeron significativamente a la absorcion del P por Setaria italica en un suelo Alfisol.
Kaskija does not discuss foxtail millet, Setaria italica, the cultivars of which were extraordinarily numerous among Semai of Malaysia in the mid-twentieth century, suggesting a crop more ancient than rice.
However, paradoxically, the seeds of the other two plants Paniculum miliaceum and Setaria italica are prized food items among even affluent sections of the people in Bangladesh, where porridges prepared from the seeds of these two plants are often consumed during festive occasions or as special treats.