green foxtail

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Related to green foxtail: giant foxtail, Setaria viridis
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Synonyms for green foxtail

European foxtail naturalized in North America

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In these various mini-environments green foxtail seems to grow well, showing its strong adaptability.
Green foxtail (Setaria viridis) is an annual grass widely distributed over the Old World, including China, where evidence of the earliest foxtail millet domestication to date has been discovered in the Cishan assemblage, Hebei province, dated to approximately 7900-7500 BP (Institute of Archaeology CASS 1991).
EVEREST is a selective post-emergence herbicide for early-season control of wild oats, green foxtail and other grassy weeds in spring wheat, durum wheat and winter wheat.
Most abundant were the grass green foxtail, Setaria glaucus, frost aster, Aster pilosus, and carpetweed, Mollugo verticellata (Voss 1985).