senna-alexandria-4172Senna is a large tropical flowering plant with over 50 different species of the genus in cultivation.Senna’s & Senna Alexandrina in particular have been used for their medicinal properties for long. Senna glycosides from the dried leaves of the plant is made into syrups, capsules and various other medicinal concoctions and  used to treat constipation, skin infections and hermorhoids.