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teasel gourd
Cucumis dipsaceus
Cucumis dipsaceus
teasel gourd Cucumber Family
Cucumis dipsaceus Cucurbitaceae
common names
  teasel gourd
  hedgehog gourd
accepted scientific name
  Cucumis dipsaceus Ehrenb. ex Spach
rules for finding collection records
  Cucumis dipsaceus (80)
family name
  • Cucurbitaceae
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Category: Wildflowers, Woody Vines
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.5 to 1.0 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed All Year
Native to East Africa. Naturalized in Hawaii.

How Likely at this Location (18%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
where plant found
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Accepted Scientific Name

Cucumis dipsaceus   Ehrenb. ex Spach   (TSN: 9201730, Index: 1246)

Scientific Names used to access collection records

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Family Names