Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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range map need picture of flower of Cucurbita pepo, Pumpkin, Zucchini, Ornamental Gourd, Vegetable Marrow
Common Name: Pumpkin, Zucchini, Ornamental Gourd, Vegetable Marrow
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Cucurbita pepo
INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Cucurbita pepo var. pepo

INCLUDING Flora of North America Cucurbita pepo ssp. pepo

INCLUDING Vascular flora of Illinois (Mohlenbrock, 2014) Cucurbita pepo var. pepo

Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Cucurbita pepo 177-01-001

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Pepo pepo


camera icon Common Name: Crookneck Squash, Straightneck Squash, Acorn Squash, Spaghetti Squash
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Cucurbita melopepo var. melopepo
(?) PLANTS National Database: Cucurbita pepo var. ovifera

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America Cucurbita melopepo ssp. melopepo var. melopepo

SYNONYMOUS WITH Floristic synthesis of North America. BONAP (Kartesz, 2010) Cucurbita pepo var. ovifera


range map need picture of flower of Cucumis melo var. cantalupo, Canteloupe, Muskmelon
Common Name: Canteloupe, Muskmelon
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Cucumis melo var. cantalupo
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Cucumis melo
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Cucumis melo 177-02-001

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cucumis melo


camera icon Common Name: Cucumber
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Cucumis sativus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cucumis sativus

camera icon Common Name: Watermelon
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Citrullus lanatus
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Citrullus lanatus var. lanatus

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America Citrullus lanatus ssp. lanatus

INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Citrullus vulgaris 177-04-001

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Citrullus citrullus


Corolla yellow, broadly campanulate, lobes about as long as tube, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon Common Name: Five-lobed Cucumber, Melon-leaf Cucumber
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cayaponia quinqueloba
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cayaponia quinqueloba
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Cayaponia boykinii 177-05-001

Other floral whorls appear to arise from the top of the inferior ovary, per Plant Identification Terminology.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Creeping Cucumber
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Melothria pendula
INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Melothria pendula var. pendula

INCLUDING PLANTS National Database Melothria pendula var. aspera

INCLUDING PLANTS National Database Melothria pendula var. crassifolia

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Melothria pendula 177-06-001

Female flowers solitary, about 1/4" across; male even smaller in a cluster, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Bur Cucumber, Star Cucumber, Nimble-Kate
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Sicyos angulatus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Sicyos angulatus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Sicyos angulatus 177-07-001

Flowers greenish-white with 5-lobed corollas, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


range map need picture of flower of Echinocystis lobata, Wild Cucumber, Wild Balsam-apple
Common Name: Wild Cucumber, Wild Balsam-apple
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Echinocystis lobata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Echinocystis lobata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Echinocystis lobata 177-08-001

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Micrampelis lobata


camera icon Common Name: Balsam-pear, Balsam-apple, Bitter Melon
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Momordica charantia ssp. charantia
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Momordica charantia

The five petals bright yellow, obovate to oblong-obovate, per Flora of North America.


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