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Foxtail Millet

Setaria italica

Also known as

Italian Millet, Italian Bristle Grass, Italian Foxtail, Dwarf Setaria, Foxtail Bristle Grass, Giant Setaria, Japanese millet

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H7

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

45cm

Max

10cm

35cm

Min

7.000000000000001cm

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Foxtail Millet Overview

This crop has an minimum optimum growing temperature of 16C and a maximum optimum growing temperature of 26C.

How to propagate Foxtail Millet

Seed

Seed in spring or autumn.

Division

By division in autumn; however forms should be propagated by division only.

Other uses of Foxtail Millet

Cereal, fodder