coffee senna

COMMON NAME: Coffee senna
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Senna occidentalis
FAMILY: Fabaceae
LIFECYCLE: Annual
FEATURES: Tall growing annual herb. Bean pods turn up. Pinnately compound leaves. Leaflets pointed.
Flowers yellow.
DESCRIPTION: Similar to sicklepod except coffee senna pods turn up, sicklepod down. Coffee senna leaflets with
distinct points, sicklepod no points, obovate.

Broad View Large developed plant

Broad View
Large developed plant

Leaf Leaf often with a darkened watermark.

Leaf
Leaf often with a darkened watermark.

Flower / Seed Head Bean pods

Flower / Seed Head
Bean pods

Flower / Seed Head Yellow flowers

Flower / Seed Head
Yellow flowers