Cassia sieberiana

Cassia sieberiana


Leguminosae Caes


Habit

Tree


Fern

No


Predominant Habitat

Forest


Geographic Distribution

Liberia


IUCN Red-List

Not assessed


Synonyms

-


Author (Species)

DC.


Rank

-


Taxon

-


Author (Sub Species/Variant)

-


Literature

FWTA 1: 452


Vouchers

Woelfel 17 (WAG)


Common Name(s)

Not Known


Notes

Shrub or small tree to 15 m, savanna region or the northern edge of the forest, often planted in villages. Rough, blackish bark; slash ochre-yellowish; wood reddish, very hard. Leaf pari-pinnate, leaflets (sub)opposite in 5 – 8 juga. Flowers bright yellow; in hanging inflorescences. Fruit up to 80 cm long and 1.5 cm thick with the seeds in one series. See also PROTA database.

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