PlantsSenna→Tree Senna (Senna corymbosa)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 8a -12.2 °C (10 °F) to -9.4 °C (15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 6 to 8 feet, possiby higher
Plant Spread: 4 to 6 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Fruit: Showy
Other: Long, pendulous pods
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots


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Discussion Threads about this plant
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4 sale: Candlestick plant, Vitex, Senna corymbosa & 'Baja Red coral vine by tabbycat Oct 9, 2021 8:38 PM 0
ID Small Tree by IntheHotofTexas Jan 10, 2021 6:00 PM 4
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Senna? by piksihk Dec 10, 2017 2:56 PM 2
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Senna/Cassia??? Varietal ID needed please * by flaflwrgrl Nov 6, 2016 12:58 PM 19
Curious of the name of this plant by Britbolt Sep 10, 2016 12:15 AM 11
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Brazilian tree with yellow-orange blooms by bonitin Nov 11, 2011 10:47 AM 21
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