Setaria pumila

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaPoaceaeSetariaSetaria pumila

Ecology

An annual occurring as a casual on rubbish tips, cultivated and waste ground, mainly from wool and bird-seed but also from grain, agricultural seed and oil-seed. Lowland.

Status

Neophyte

World Distribution

Native range uncertain but probably centred on the Mediterranean region and S.W. Asia; the species is now naturalised in warm-temperate and subtropical areas throughout the N. hemisphere and elsewhere.

JNCC Designations

NHMSYS0000463481