Yellow foxtail

Prepared by Jennifer L. D’Appollonio, Assistant Scientist, University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469. Updated February 2018.

Scientific name: Setaria pumila (Poir.) Roemer & J.A. Schultes

Common name(s): yellow foxtail, yellow bristlegrass, pigeon grass

Links: USDA PLANTS Profile, Go Botany

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– annual