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Senna didymobotrya (Popcorn senna, Peanut butter cassia, Chemagro, Oatmeal cassia)

[=Cassia didymobotrya]

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Core Eudicots > Rosids > Eurosid I > Fabales > Family: Fabaceae > Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae > Genus: Senna

Senna didymobotrya growing in Cape Town garden. [photo H. Robertson, Iziko ]


A Category 3 invasive plants in South Africa, which is still commonly found in gardens.


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