All photographs copyright (2003-2013) by Kris H. Light

<strong>Southern Wild Senna</strong>
<em>Senna marilandica</em> /Pea Family<br>
This flower is in the Pea Family. I found it blooming in Oak Ridge along the Haw Ridge Greenway trail in mid-August. The plant can grow up to 7 feet tall. The leaves of t...
Southern Wild Senna
Senna marilandica /Pea Family

This flower is in the Pea Family. I found it blooming in Oak Ridge along the Haw Ridge Greenway trail in mid-August. The plant can grow up to 7 feet tall. The leaves of this plant are used in comercial laxatives.
Perennial
Where seen: Oak Ridge, Great Smoky Mountains NP

{Formerly known as: Cassia marilandica}

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