Setaria palmifolia (J.Koenig) Stapf, J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 42: 186 1914. (Syn: (=) Chaetochloa palmifolia Hitchc. & Chase; (=) Panicum palmifolium Willd. ex Poir.);
Tropical & Subtropical Asia to E. Australia: Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Borneo, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, India, Japan, Jawa, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Maluku, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, New Guinea, New South Wales, Nicobar Is., Philippines, Queensland, Solomon Is., Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam, West Himalaya; Introduced into: Belize, Brazil North, Brazil South, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Fiji, Florida, Guatemala, Haiti, Hawaii, Honduras, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Madeira, Marquesas, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Morocco, New Zealand North, Nicaragua, Norfolk Is., Pakistan, Panamá, Puerto Rico, Samoa, South Australia, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Western Australia, Windward Is. as per POWO;
Common name: Palm Grass, Highland pitpit, Hailans pitpit, Short pitpit, Broadleaved bristlegrass, Knotroot • Nepali: बाँसपाते कागुनो Baanspaate Kaaguno • Mizo: Hnahhrat



Setaria palmifolia (J.Koenig) Stapf from Meghalaya KD 07 Nov. : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (5).

Attached images may be Setaria palmifolia (J.Koenig) Stapf. Please validate
Date :27.10.2014
Location: Meghalaya
Family : Poaceae
Genus & species : Setaria palmifolia (J.Koenig) Stapf (?)
Habitat: Growing prostrate on hilly area
Habit :Herb

Setaria sp. for Id from Sikkim : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (3)
Please identify this Setaria found on the mountain slopes of Village Tingvong, Sikkim,
Elevation :- appx. 2800 asl, April – 2015.

Seems to be Panicum sp.

Setaria palmifolia



SK 2160 29 August 2019 : 11 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (4)

Location: Nagarkot,, Kathmandu
Date: 03 August  2019
Elevation: 1795 m.
Habit : Wild 

Setaria palmifolia (J.Koenig) Stapf  

Nepali Name : बनस्पते कागुनो  Banaspate Kaaguno

SK 2747 11 September 2020 – Grass : 13 posts by 4 authors. 7 images- 6 to 7 mb each.

Location: Khadka Gaun, Kathmandu,  Nepal  
Date: 10 September 2020
Elevation: 1500m.
Habit : Wild

Seteria palmifolia

Thank you …
Setaria palmifolia (J.Koenig) Stapf
Nepali Name :  बाँसपाते कागुनो  Baansapaate Kaaguno.

Leaf looks like palm grass….do u have other whole photo of leaf or grass..


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