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

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Senna siamea

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Nr Umvumvumvu R Br. by Mutare to Birchenough Br. rd

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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.
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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:

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

External websites:

Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Senna siamea
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Senna siamea
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Senna siamea
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Senna siamea
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for 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
Tropicos: Senna siamea
West African Plants database: Senna siamea


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-16

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated Plants: Species information: Senna siamea.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/species.php?species_id=127140, retrieved 26 May 2016

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