Setaria paniculifera (Steud.) E.Fourn.

  • Family : POACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Poaceae
  • Basionym : Panicum paniculiferum Steud.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Setaria palmifolia (J.Koenig) Stapf
  • Vernacular name : Nayurippullu (Malayalam)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Degraded forest areas also in the plains
  • Flower, Fruit : September-November
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Wayanad district, Palakkad district, Thrissur district, Idukki district, Pathanamthitta district, Kollam district, Thiruvananthapuram district
  • Native : Tropicla America
  • World Distribution : Introduced as a fodder
  • Literature : Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. paniculifera. Downloaded on 18 November 2019.


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