Sorghum ( Sorghum bicolor )
Height : 26cm to 257cm included
Origin : Southern Africa
Environment : Open land, on many soils, from arid to waterlogged
Climate : Hot and dry. Can also grow in cool and humid regions
Sorghum is a big and densely seeded grass which grows in the South of Africa. Although native of hot dry areas, it can grow practically everywhere. There are many cultivars of this species (the last verified number is 571). Sorghum comes in two main variants: White Sorghum, sweeter, grain crop, good for human food, and Red Sorghum, less tasty, good for making beer and as cattle fodder.