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Flora of Cornwall (1999)

The descriptive text, below the map, is from the Flora of Cornwall (1999), which was a Tetrad Atlas (the maps had 2km square dots or Tetrads). The map on this web page depicts the plant's distribution at the 1km square scale and shows the records made pre-2000 which were used in the 1999 Flora and those made since.

Setaria viridis - Green Bristle-grass

Green Bristle-grass is a rare casual on waste tips, road verges and in towns. The only recent records are from waste ground at Portreath (SW64S, 1993, D.T.Holyoak) and the tip at Trezise on the Lizard (SW72G, 1980s).

Click here to see Aphotoflora images by David Fenwick


French, C.N., Murphy, R.J. & Atkinson, M. 1999. Flora of Cornwall. Wheal Seton Press, Camborne.