Species | Rice | Maize | Wheat | Barley | Oats | Foxtail Millet | Pearl Millet | Rye | Sorghum | Wild Rice | Brachypodium | Oryza Species | Grape | Arabidopsis
Courtesy: USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database /
Hitchcock, A.S. (rev. A. Chase). 1950.
Manual of the grasses of the United States.
USDA Misc. Publ. No. 200. Washington, DC.
Foxtail millet is an annual grass that grows to 5 feet under the best conditions (2, 3, 8). There are a number of varieties - each with slightly different characteristics (3) - of which about 10 are grown in the US (1).