Taxon  Report   7527 
Senna covesii  (A. Gray) H. Irwin & Barneby
Coves' cassia,  Coves's cassia

Senna covesii
© 2010 James M. Andre
Senna covesii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and Arizona, Baja California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Senna covesii
© 2004 James M. Andre
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Senna
Creosote Bush Scrub
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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CNPS + PLANTS: Cassia covesii
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.


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website references on Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Dec 01, 2015).

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