Senna hebecarpa, Northern VA Ecotype
Wild Senna, Northern VA Ecotype
A robust species with sturdy growth; provides food for birds; an extremely good food source for bumblebees.
General Product Information:
Item Number: SENHEB02
Species Type: Native
Herbaceous Flowering Species, Pollinator Favorites, Riparian Sites, Uplands & Meadows, Wet Meadows & Wetlands
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: A showy flowering legume.
Habitat: Streambanks, old fields.
Bloom Period: July to August
Flower Color: Yellow
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 6.5 Ft
Pollinator Value: Medium
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: FACW
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FAC
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FAC
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 0.1% and not more than 3.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine