Senna hebecarpa

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Senna hebecarpa
Senna hebecarpa.jpg
Conservation status

Secure (NatureServe)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
Tribe: Cassieae
Subtribe: Cassiinae
Genus: Senna
Species: S. hebecarpa
Binomial name
Senna hebecarpa
(Fernald) Irwin & Barneby

Cassia hebecarpa Fernald
Cassia hebecarpa Fernald var. longipila E.L. Braun
Senna hebecarpa (Fernald) Irwin & Barneby var. longipila (E.L. Braun) C.F. Reed[1]

Senna hebecarpa (American senna or wild senna) is a species of legume native to eastern North America. It is cultivated as an ornamental plant.[2]


  1. ^ USDA (2007)
  2. ^ Blanchan (1916, 1917)


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