Setaria pumila subsp. subtesselata

(Pale Pigeon Grass, Queensland Pigeon Grass)




Setaria pumila subsp. subtesselata

Previously as subsp. pallidefusca

Common name(s)

Pale Pigeon Grass, Queensland Pigeon Grass.

Flower colour; life form

Grass, tufted 5-130 cm tall.

Distinguishing features

Ligule a fringe of hairs. Inflorescence spike-like usually 1-10 cm long. Involucre of bristles, 3-12 mm long, often rusty coloured. Spikelets less than 2.5 mm long.

Setaria pumila subsp. pallidefusca