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bladder senna

Syllabification: blad·der sen·na

Definition of bladder senna in English:

noun

A Mediterranean shrub of the pea family that bears yellow flowers followed by inflated reddish pods.
  • Colutea arborescens, family Leguminosae
Example sentences
  • The Friends of Bidwell Park are removing bladder senna shrubs from the cork oak forest area.
  • They are typically southern and eastern butterflies, frequenting hot, rocky slopes where their foodplant, the bladder senna, grows.
  • Does anyone have seeds of bladder senna?

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