Nodding Onion Gardens

Native Plant Nursery

Where Wildflowers Grow

Columbia Station, Ohio, USA

 

Senna hebecarpa - Wild Senna


Ohio Native Plant Natural Range 

Senna hebecarpa


To view the natural range of the Senna hebecarpa visit the USDSA Natural Resources Conservation Service website. Listed as either Threatened, Endangerd or Special Concern in four states

http://plants.usda.gov/core/profile?symbol=SEHE3Ohio Native Plant - Natural Range

Natural Range - To view the natural range of the Senna hebecarpa visit the USDSA Natural Resources Conservation Service website
Senna hebecarpa  Wild Senna
Senna hebecarpa Wild Senna

Wildlife Significance

Senna hebecarpa


Detailed Information -
For more information visit the Illinois wildflower site

Propagation Notes - Wild Senna



Transplanting - Seedlings were transplanted from Suzy Rafferty's yard. They tend to look sad and weak for a bit.  After a generous soaking and a few days of shade they are good to go.

From Seed -
Very easy. Planting seed in pots during the fall resulted in high germination rate.

Seed Provenance - Suzanne Rafferty, Fairview Park Ohio (original plant Ohio Prairie Nursery). Nodding Onion Gardens seed - 2013 to present
Garden art and wild senna
Wild Senna with a personality!

Cultivation Information

Senna hebecarpa



Height
-
4 to 6 ft
Flower Color
-Yellow
Blooms - July to Aug
Sun - Full sun to part sun

Hardy Zone - 4 to 8


Family - Caesalpiniaceae - Senna family

Wild Senna young plants
Wild Senna young plants