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Tree Senna

Senna corymbosa
Argentine Senna; Flowery Senna; Rama Negra; Cassia corymbosa
4

10 feet
6

8 feet
Argentina
  • Full Sun
  • Part Sun/Shade
  • Low
  • Flowering
  • Hummingbirds

About This Plant

Sun or partial shade; nearly evergreen, with dark compound leaves and buttercup yellow flowers in mid to late summer. Argentine senna is tolerant of partial shade, rocky soils and freezing temperatures. It attracts sulphur butterflies.

Maintenance

None needed; can be trained to a treelike shape. It reseeds prolifically in some settings.

Features

Plant Type:
Large Shrub
Size:
4-10' H, 6-8' W
Sunlight Requirements:
Full Sun, Part Sun/Shade
Soil Types:
Clay, Sandy, Thin
Wildlife:
Butterflies, Butterfly Larvae, Hummingbirds
Flower Color:
Yellow
Bloom Time:
May, June, July, August, September, October
Freeze Hardy:
Yes
Invasive:
No
Caution:
None
Coupon Eligible:
No

This plant goes well with

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