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Barnyard millet

Halbi Name Sanwa (Cultivated) barnyard-millet-1
Main Photo of The Weed
Vernacular name Sanwa
Scientific name Echinochloa frumentacea (Roxb.) Link.
Family Poaceae
Season Kharif
Description
Plant
Leaves Leaf-blades flat, wide, ligules absent. Photo Gallery
Flower barnyard-millet-2barnyard-millet-3barnyard-millet-4
Fruit/ seed
Habitat and distribution Cultivated fields
Flowering and fruiting September
Associated with Consumptive crops
Habit Tall, fibrous, erect, stout annual, 90-150 cm high.
Inflorescence Panicle 10-25 cm long with dense racemes of awnless 3-4 mm long spikelets. Spikelet, panicle often nodding. Spike second, incurved crowded. Spikelets unequally pedicelled varying form hispidous to almost glabrous.

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