Senna obtusifolia



Cassia, Coffee Bean, Java Bean

ID Characteristics

Life cycle: Summer annual
Growth Habit: Erect
Propagation: Seed
Leaf Margin: Smooth, entire
Leaf Hairs: Absent
Leaf Structure: Egg shaped, pinnately compound
Leaf Arrangement: Leaflets are opposite
Root Type: Branched taproot
Flower Color: yellow


Similar Species

Herbicidal Control Options

  • Preemergence: Atrazine, Imazaquin, Mesotrione
  • Post Emergence: 2, 4-D, Atrazine, Carfentrazone, Chlorsulfuron, Clopyralid, Dicamba, Mesotrione, Metribuzin

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