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Glendale Public Library
Xeriscape Demonstration Garden Information Sheet

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Senna artemisioides-Feathery Senna

An evergreen shrub that grows to 4-6' tall and wide.  It has leaves that are narrowly pinnate, forming feathery sprays of silvery foliage. Its showy yellow flowers appear at branch tips from late winter through early summer.   A very tough plant, it A very tough plant, this variety will survive under desert conditions or near the coast. It will even tolerate clay soils if kept dry during the summer. The plant is damaged below 20 degrees F.  

Webmaster & Author George Hull Last Updated August 13, 2003