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Published In: Methodus Plantas Horti Botanici et Agri Marburgensis, a staminum situ describendi 272. 1794. (Methodus) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
 

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 11/2/2016)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 3/17/2017)
GROWTH: Lifespan: Annual, Perennial
Life form: Herbaceous, Shrub
TOXICITY: Toxicity: Predicted
Toxic parts: Pods, Seeds
Details: Toxicity: The pods and seeds of this species are specifically noted to contain anthraquinones (the active ingredients in Senna species used as laxatives) which could cause gastrointestinal symptoms if large amounts were consumed (Burrows & Tyrl 2001).
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