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Senna (herb)

genus of plants

Senna candolleana or Golden Senna associates with Lithrea and Porlieria chilensis in Central Chile Matorral or forms pure stands.,.[1][2] Traditionally Senna, a genus including 250 species, was classified as Cassia. Near 200 species appear in South America,[3] fourteen of them in Chile .[4]

Senna
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Golden Senna -Senna candolleana
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Senna

Species

S. candolleana

UsesEdit

This evergreen shrub, 5 to 6 feet tall (1.5-1.8 m), 6 feet wide (1.8 m); dark green leaves is suitable as ornamental.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. Rojas, M. 2007. Análisis y seguimiento de las medidas ambientales asociadas a proyectos, que intervienen vegetación, calificados en el sistema de impacto ambiental.
  2. Tapia, D. 2005. Propuestas de intervención silviculturales con fines de rehabilitación en la Quebrada de la Plata, Región Metropolitana. on line
  3. Schütz Rodrigues R et al. 2005. O gênero Senna (Leguminosae, Caesalpinioideae) no Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil Acta Botanica Brasilica19, 1.
  4. Zoellner O, C. San Martín, 1983-1985. Anales del Museo de Historia Natural, 16, 15.