Crescentia cujete


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Related to Crescentia cujete: calabash tree
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Noun1.Crescentia cujete - tropical American evergreen that produces large round gourdsCrescentia cujete - tropical American evergreen that produces large round gourds
Crescentia, genus Crescentia - a genus of tropical American trees of the family Bignoniaceae; has a short trunk and crooked limbs and drooping branches
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
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Some plants like Crescentia Cujete (Calabash ), Kigelia Africana (Sausage Tree ) and Haplophragma Adenophyllum (Ainthphalli ) are exclusively or heavily dependent on bats for pollination.