Wild Senna (Senna hebecarpa)
Its lovely, bright yellow flowers bloom July-August, attracting many bees and butterflies. A horizontal root system provides strength against winds, allowing the plant's stately (4-6') beauty to be appreciated even after the storm. Some gardeners use this sun-loving plant to form a hedge.
Sun Exposure - Full, Partial
Soil Moisture - Medium-Wet, Medium
Height - 5 feet
Bloom Time - July, August
Bloom Color - Yellow
Photo courtesy of Prairie Moon Nursery.