About Setaria

DSC_0189Setaria viridis (known commonly as the green millet, or green foxtail millet) is a small millet plant. The plant’s small size, hardiness and fast life cycle make it a great model to use in plant science research in the classroom. Check out the links below to learn more about this plant your students will be excited to grow.



Setaria viridis Structure

Setaria viridis Life Cycle

Other Setaria Species

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