canafistula

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canafistula

(kän'yəfĭs`chələ): see sennasenna,
any plant of the genus Sennia (formerly placed in Cassia), leguminous herbs, shrubs, and trees of the family Leguminosae (pulse family), most common in warm regions. Some species are cultivated for ornament, but sennas are best known as medicinal plants.
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Steps away on the square, crowned by a gleaming green bandstand, families mill about or sit on new benches beneath golden shower trees admiring the newly illuminated buildings.
Blooming trees such as jacaranda, cassia, royal poinciana, African tulip tree, gold tree, Cordia, orchid and golden shower trees grace the grounds.