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A picture of a Common millet

Common millet

Panicum miliceum

Also known as

Millet

Photo by CandideUK (All rights reserved)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

35cm

60cm

Min

20cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Common millet Overview

This crop has a minimum growing temperature of 15C and a maximum growing temperature of 45C; the optimal growing temperature is between 20C and 32C.

How to propagate Common millet

Division

You can propagate the species from seeds or from division.

Seed

Other uses of Common millet

Cereal, food