Broad-leaf Desert Senna
|Class:||Plants (Plantae) - Shrubs & Bushes|
|Family:||Legume (Fabaceae or Leguminosae)|
|Species:||Broad-leaf Desert Senna (Senna artemisioides ssp coriacea)|
General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA), and elsewhere
All our Senna's start growing the pods from the centre of the flower as soon as the flower opens. It's a thin green bent stalk in the middle. As the flower is pollinated and so dies and falls off around the stem, the pod continues to grow.