Definition of Green foxtail

1. Noun. European foxtail naturalized in North America; often a troublesome weed.

Lexicographical Neighbors of Green Foxtail

green corridor
green crab
green crabs
green diesel
green dinosaur
green douglas fir
green dragon
green energies
green energy
green fallow
green fingers
green flash
green flashes
green fluorescent protein
green fluorescent proteins
green foxtail (current term)
green fringed orchis
green frog
green gentian
green gland
green goddess
green gold
green goods
green gram
green groceries
green haemoglobin
green hairstreak
green hairstreaks
green hellebore
green hellebores

Literary usage of Green foxtail

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Successful Farming; a Ready Reference on All Phases of Agriculture for by Frank Duane Gardner (1916)
"The yellow foxtail is a common weed all over the world, while the green foxtail is found mostly in North America. The seed of the foxtails arc common ..."

2. The Microscopy of Vegetable Foods: With Special Reference to the Detection by Andrew Lincoln Winton, Josef Moeller, Kate Grace Barber Winton (1916)
"Since German millet is regarded as but a form of green foxtail (Setaria viridis) developed by cultivation, it is not surprising that the fruits of the two ..."

3. A Manual of Farm Grasses by Albert Spear Hitchcock (1921)
"It is sometimes difficult to distinguish green foxtail from depauperate specimens of ... If the ripe head of green foxtail is rubbed between the fingers to ..."

4. Bulletin by Maine Agricultural Experiment Station (1907)
"green foxtail, 200. 412 From Oscar Holway Co., Auburn, April 20, 1905 Number of foreign seeds in 1 pound. green foxtail, 400; yellow foxtail, 300; ..."

5. The Vascular Flora of Pennsylvania: Annotated Checklist and Atlas by Ann Fowler Rhoads, William M. Klein (1993)
"P Setaria viridis (L.) Beauv. var. major (Gaudin) Pospichal green foxtail Herbaceous annual Fields and waste grounds. • Sorghastrum nutans (L.) Nash Indian ..."

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