Description: Senna (from Arabic sanā), the sennas, is a large genus of flowering plants in the legume family Fabaceae, and the subfamily Caesalpinioideae. This diverse
genus is native throughout the tropics, with a small number of species in temperate regions. The number of species is estimated to be from about 260 to 350. The type
species for the genus is Senna alexandrina. About 50 species of Senna are known in cultivation.
Botanical Name: Cassia angustifolia
Common Names: Alexandrian senna, Indian senna, true senna
Medicinal Part: Leaves
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