Scientific Name Senna spp.
Plant Type Shrub
Mature Height 4'-8'
Plant Spread 4'-8'
Flower Color Yellow
Bloom Time Summer to Fall
Character Deciduous
Light Requirement Full Sun
Water Requirement Low
Wildlife Value Birds, Butterflies, Bees
Uses Shrub Border, Accent
Texas Native Yes
Description Many varieties of this drought tolerant yellow flowering shrub are adapted to North Texas. Texas Flowery Senna (S.corymbosa) remarkably is native to South America while Shrubby Senna (S. wislizeni) and Velvet-leaf Senna (S. lindheimeriana) are native to Texas options.
Senna Photo
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