Senna uniflora

Botanical Name

Senna uniflora (Miller) H.S. Irwin & Barneby

Legume Clades

Native Geographic Range

  • South America
  • Central America
  • Mexico
  • Caribbean Region

IUCN Status

Growth Form

perennial herb


Weedy and potentially invasive herbaceous plants.


Disturbed habitats including urban and rural sites, brush-woodland, savannas, coastal strands, and pastures. 0-1300(--1750) m. Brazil, Venezuela, Central America, southern Mexico, Caribbean Region. Possibly originally introduced from Brazil.