Senna is an herb which you might want to grow. It also grows wild. This talks about the wild ones but also about how to grow them for yourself. Not everyone can go out to find wild plants. Many use this herb for medicinal purposes now that homeopathic medicine is popular again so having it on hand will be helpful for them.
- Senna is a perennial herb that grows naturally throughout eastern North America.
- It’s been popular as a natural laxative for centuries and is still commonly used today.
- Beyond its herbal use, it is a hardy, beautiful plant with bright yellow flowers that attract bees and other pollinators.
“Also called wild senna, Indian senna, and American senna, this plant is a perennial that’s hardy in USDA zones 4 through 7.”