Senna alata(redirected from Empress Candle Plant)
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|Noun||1.||Senna alata - tropical shrub (especially of Americas) having yellow flowers and large leaves whose juice is used as a cure for ringworm and poisonous bites; sometimes placed in genus Cassia|
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senna - any of various plants of the genus Senna having pinnately compound leaves and showy usually yellow flowers; many are used medicinally