Queensland Native Seeds

Senna artemisioides subsp. artemisioides

Scientific NameSenna artemisioides subsp. artemisioides
CategoriesNitrogen FixerShrub
Common Name(s)Silver Cassia
FamilyFabaceae, Subfamily Caesalpinioideae

Description

"Shrub, erect, to 3 m high, sparsely to densely pubescent on vegetative parts and inflorescence axes; otherwise glabrous. Leaves 3–6 cm long including a terete petiole 6–15 mm long;..." (Flora of Australia)

Notes

"Widely distributed in a range of arid habitats from rocky hillsides to deep desert sands." (Flora of Australia)

Historical Notes

Distribution

"Occurs in all mainland states." (Flora of Australia)

Distribution Map | Senna artemisioides subsp. artemisioides | Queensland Native Seeds

References and Related Links

Flora of Australia. Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra. [Date Accessed: Feb 9, 2021] http://www.ausflora.org.au

https://profiles.ala.org.au/opus/foa/profile/Senna%20artemisioides%20subsp.%20x%20artemisioides

https://plantnet.rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/NSWfl.pl?page=nswfl&lvl=in&name=Senna~artemisioides~subsp.+x+artemisioides