About desert senna
desert senna is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.
desert senna likes soil that is well draining.
Also known as
desert senna, Coues' senna, rattleweed, rattlebox, dais and cove senna
How to care for desert senna
desert senna needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
desert senna love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
desert senna does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of desert senna in your home 🏡.
Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your desert senna after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.