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Senna italica

Classification

Order: Fabales
   Family: Fabaceae
            Genus: Senna
                        Specie: Senna italica

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 2-4 ft (0.6-1.2 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Blue-green leaflets; pale yellow flowers; sickle-shaped seed pods

Uses: Tropical gardens Shrub borders Medicinal properties

Zones: 10-12

Description: This African subshrub or perennial can become shrubby in mild climates. It is 2?4?ft (0.6?1.2?m) tall with short pinnate leaves composed of up to 14 rounded to elliptical, blue-green leaflets, each 1?in (25?mm) long. Clustered racemes of small pale yellow

Growth Habit: Multi-stemmed habit

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