Senna artemisioides var. zygophylla
DESERT CASSIA, PUNTY BUSH
Fabaceae-Caesalpinioideae

 
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Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 9-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, sand, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: moderate wind, second line salt wind, light frost
2m
Plant habit
 
2m

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Pruning: Tip prune young plants. Prune new wood by half after flowering.

 
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Senna artemisioides var. zygophylla
DESERT CASSIA, PUNTY BUSH
Fabaceae-Caesalpinioideae

 

Photo coming
  Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 9-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, sand, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: moderate wind, second line salt wind, light frost
2m
Plant habit
 
2m

FEATURES

Flowers: yellow

Flowering Time: late winter to mid spring

Leaves: silver-grey


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits mediterranean, dry style, coastal, cottage & bush designs

Uses: informal screen, informal hedge, border

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average






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