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Last updated 7/24/2009 by David Giblin.
Panicum miliaceum L. ssp. miliaceum[FNA24, HC2]
broomcorn, hog millet, panic millet, proso millet

Publication: Sp. Pl. 1: 58. 1753.

Origin: Introduced from Asia

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA24: "Panicum miliaceum subsp. miliaceum is the subspecies used in bird seed. It probably rarely persists because of the retention of the upper florets on the plant and, in northern states, poor seed survival over winter."

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