Back

Privet Senna

Privet Senna

Scientific Name

Senna ligustrina

Particularly Attractive To

A diversity of bees

Geographical Considerations

Will this plant grow in my area?

Hardiness Zones

9a to 11

This is a native Florida plant.

View this image below in landscape mode highly recommended

Yard Conditions

Will this plant grow in my yard?

Optimal Light

Privet Senna grows best in Full Sun.

Light Range

It performs in Full Sun

Soil Texture

Sandy

Soil Moisture

Well Drained

Soil pH

Tolerates Any Soil pH (4.5-8.0)

Salt Tolerance

None

DroughtTolerance

Not known

Wind Resistance

N/A

Toxicity

None known

Nematode Tolerance

Not known

Appearance

What will it look like as it grows?

Plant Type

  • Perennials
  • Shrubs - Small

Plant Shape

  • Spreading
  • Upright

Leaf Persistence

Privet Senna is Evergreen

Spread

3-6 feet

Height

4-8 feet

Growth Rate

Not known

Leaf Size

Small

Leaf Texture

Medium

Flower Size

Small

Flower Month

  • January
  • February
  • March
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December

Flower Color

  • Yellow

Additional Detail

Pests/Diseases: Not knownAttracts butterflies, other birds

Back