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Senna nemophila (Desert Senna, Desert Cassia)

Senna nemophila
Desert Senna, Desert Cassia

Native to Australia, this rounded evergreen shrub has narrow bright green leaves and produces masses of bright yellow pea-like flowers in early spring. The flowers are followed by brown papery seedpods that persist on the plant. Plant in full sun, reflected heat and provide good drainage.

Plant Type Shrub
Exposure Full Sun
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zone Zone 7 (0° F)
Flower Color Yellow
Flower Season Spring, Winter
Growth Rate Fast
Height 6 (ft)
Spread 6 (ft)
Spacing 4' - 8' (ft)
Characteristics Evergreen
Attracts Bees, Pollinators
Maintenance Low
Garden Uses Beds and Borders, Mass Planting
Tolerance Heat
Soil Type Chalk, Clay, Loam, Sand
Soil PH Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Well-Drained
Image by: MSWN
Image by: MSWN

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