Senna siamea (Lam.) H.S. Irwin & Barneby

Selected images: Click on each image to see a larger version and details of the record View all images (14)

Senna siamea

Photo: Bart Wursten
Nr Umvumvumvu R Br. by Mutare to Birchenough Br. rd

Records: Display species records Map species using Google Maps

Species details: Click on each item to see an explanation of that item (Note: opens a new window)

Synonyms: Cassia siamea Lam.
Common names: Kassod tree (English) Siamese cassia (English) Siamese senna (English)
Description: Tree.
Notes: Grown for ornament and occasionally escaping in division W.
Derivation of specific name: siamea: of Siam (Thailand)
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Indonesia and the Malay Peninsula
Growth form(s): Tree.
Insects associated with this species:
Spot characters: Display spot characters for this species
Image last updated: Saturday 1 October 2005
Literature:

Brummitt, R.K., Chikuni, A.C., Lock, J.M. & Polhill, R.M. (2007). Leguminosae Subfamily Caesalpinioideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(2) Page 148.

Other sources of information about Senna siamea:

Our websites:

Flora of Mozambique: Senna siamea
Flora of Mozambique: cultivated Senna siamea
Flora of Zambia: cultivated Senna siamea
Flora of Zimbabwe: Senna siamea

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Senna siamea
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Senna siamea
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Senna siamea
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Senna siamea
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Senna siamea
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Senna siamea
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Senna siamea
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Senna siamea
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Senna siamea
Ispot Southern Africa: Senna siamea
JSTOR Plant Science: Senna siamea
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Senna siamea
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Senna siamea
The Plant List (version 1.1): Senna siamea
Tropicos: Senna siamea


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-17

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2017). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated Plants: Species information: Senna siamea.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/species.php?species_id=127140, retrieved 18 December 2017

Site software last modified: 26 December 2016 8:32pm (GMT +2)
Terms of use