Hooked Bristlegrass Setaria verticillata (Linnaeus) BeauvoisNon-native  -  Invasive    Synonyms: Chaetochloa ambigua, Chaetochloa brevispica, Chaetochloa verticillata.
Kingdom Plantae   >   Division Tracheophyta   >   Class Magnoliopsida   >   Order Poales   >   Family Poaceae   >   Genus Setaria   


"Naturalized from Eurasia; Massachusetts to North Dakota, south to Alabama, Louisiana and Missouri, west to California; tropical America at medium altitudes" (Reed, 1964).

There are 2 records in the project database.

View at Maryland Plant Atlas

Search Flora of North America

Search Mid-Atlantic Herbaria Consortium

Search Norton-Brown Herbarium

View taxon at iNaturalist

View taxon at NatureServe

Search Google Images

Search MBP Facebook posts (beta | requires login)

[View seasonality details]

View All Images

Use of images featured on Maryland Biodiversity Project is only permitted with express permission of the photographer.

MBP marks as "Invasive" any taxon listed in the Maryland Invasive Species Council (MISC) list of Invasive Species of Concern in Maryland. You can read their criteria and review the lists here: https://mdinvasives.org/species-of-concern/.