EPPO Global Database

Senna pendula var. glabrata(SJNPG)

Last modification: 2013-12-08

Basic information
  • EPPO code: SJNPG
  • Preferred name: Senna pendula var. glabrata
  • Authority: (Vogel) Irwin & Barneby


The species S. pendula is South American. Its var. glabrata has been widely cultivated in warm countries (Australia, southern USA) and is sometimes naturalized 

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cassia pendula var. glabrata Vogel

Common names
Name Language
butterfly senna English
Christmas senna English
Easter cassia English (AU)
golden senna English
canudo-de-pito Portuguese
fedegoso Portuguese