March - September
0.1 - 0.7
Inflorescence resembles a rabbit foot, leaf blades flat and rough with fine lines, ligules thin, 1/2" long. Velvety spike. Long transparent ligule. Leaves pale green Hiars on inflorescence point up. Look alike: Setaria- inflorescence hairs point out at 90 degree angle
Poor livestock and wildlife value.
Moist soil near fresh water, ditches, edge of rivers, lakes, streams, marshes, and brackish marshes.