cassia

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erect shrub having racemes of tawny yellow flowers; the dried leaves are used medicinally as a cathartic; sometimes placed in genus Cassia Alexandrian senna , Alexandria senna , Cassia acutifolia , Cassia augustifolia , Indian senna , Senna alexandrina , tinnevelly senna , true senna
evergreen Indian shrub with vivid yellow flowers whose bark is used in tanning; sometimes placed in genus Cassia avaram , Cassia auriculata , Senna auriculata , tanner's cassia
spiny trees, shrubs, or perennial herbs, including the genera Caesalpinia, Cassia, Ceratonia, Bauhinia; commonly included in the family Leguminosae Caesalpiniaceae , family Caesalpiniaceae
any of various trees or shrubs of the genus Cassia having pinnately compound leaves and usually yellow flowers followed by long seedpods cassia
tropical shrub (especially of Americas) having yellow flowers and large leaves whose juice is used as a cure for ringworm and poisonous bites; sometimes placed in genus Cassia Cassia alata , ringworm bush , ringworm cassia , ringworm shrub , Senna alata
aromatic bark of the cassia-bark tree; less desirable as a spice than Ceylon cinnamon bark cassia bark , Chinese cinnamon
tropical American plant having leaflets somewhat sensitive to the touch; sometimes placed in genus Cassia Cassia fasciculata , Chamaecrista fasciculata , partridge pea , sensitive pea , wild sensitive plant
North American perennial herb; leaves are used medicinally; sometimes placed in genus Cassia Cassia marilandica , Senna marilandica , wild senna
very leafy malodorous tropical weedy shrub whose seeds have been used as an adulterant for coffee; sometimes classified in genus Cassia Cassia occidentalis , coffee senna , mogdad coffee , Senna occidentalis , stinking weed , styptic weed
cosmopolitan tropical herb or subshrub with yellow flowers and slender curved pods; a weed; sometimes placed in genus Cassia Cassia tora , Senna obtusifolia , sicklepod
some genus Cassia species often classified as members of the genus Senna or genus Chamaecrista Cassia , genus Cassia
genus of tropical herbs or subshrubs having sensitive leaves and suddenly dehiscing pods; some species placed in genus Cassia Chamaecrista , genus Chamaecrista
genus of shrubs and trees and herbs many of which are often classified as members of the genus Cassia genus Senna
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