Hordeum pusillum

Little Barley


Little Wild Barley

ID Characteristics

Life cycle: Winter annual
Growth Habit: Bunch type
Propagation: Seed
Ligule: Membranous, long
Auricles: Absent
Vernation: Folded
Collar: Continuous
Root Type: Fibrous
Seedhead Color: Green


Similar Species

Herbicidal Control Options

  • Preemergence: Atrazine, Benefin, Oryzalin
  • Post Emergence: Atrazine, Metribuzin, Sulfosulfuron,

Please note: one or more of these active ingredients may exist in combination-type brand name products. Any material used for herbicidal control of any plant may vary in efficacy. Please read the full disclaimer on herbicide usage.