Queensland Native Seeds

Senna pleurocarpa

Scientific NameSenna pleurocarpa
CategoriesNitrogen FixerShrub
Common Name(s)Firebush
FamilyFabaceae, Subfamily Caesalpinioideae

Description

"Shrub, spreading, to 0.8 m high, glabrous. Leaves 8–12 cm long including a terete petiole 20–40 mm long;..." (Flora of Australia)

Notes

"Found in semi-arid areas, especially in disturbed sites." (Flora of Australia)

Historical Notes

Distribution

"Occurs in all mainland States except Vic. There are three varieties." (Flora of Australia)

Distribution Map | Senna pleurocarpa | 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%20pleurocarpa

https://plantnet.rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/NSWfl.pl?page=nswfl&lvl=sp&name=Senna~pleurocarpa