Cucurbitaceae


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Related to Cucurbitaceae: Solanaceae, Fabaceae, Poaceae
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Noun1.Cucurbitaceae - a family of herbaceous vines (such as cucumber or melon or squash or pumpkin)
dicot family, magnoliopsid family - family of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
Campanulales, order Campanulales - an order of plants of the subclass Asteridae including: Campanulaceae; Lobeliaceae; Cucurbitaceae; Goodeniaceae; Compositae
cucurbit - any plant of the family Cucurbitaceae
gourd vine, gourd - any vine of the family Cucurbitaceae that bears fruits with hard rinds
Cucurbita, genus Cucurbita - type genus of the Cucurbitaceae
genus Bryonia - climbing perennial herbs: bryony
Citrullus, genus Citrullus - a dicot genus of the family Cucurbitaceae including watermelons
Cucumis, genus Cucumis - cucumbers; muskmelons
Ecballium, genus Ecballium - exploding cucumber; squirting cucumber
genus Lagenaria, Lagenaria - bottle gourds
genus Luffa - dishcloth gourds
genus Momordica, Momordica - Old World tropical vine
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As a member of the family Cucurbitaceae, it could be cultivated in a manner similar to water melons, however, it is more drought-resistant and the plant produces numerous fruits every year, ca 40-60 fruits per plant.
praedentata as being functionally similar to the so-called exploding trichomes (Explosionshaare sensu Zimmermann, 1922) of certain extant Cucurbitaceae (e.
43] identified 24 medicinal plant species in South Africa belonging to 20 families, mostly from the Asteraceae (13%), Cucurbitaceae (8%), Sapotaceae (8%), and Plumeria obtuse and Momordica balsamina are exclusively used.
html ) provides an insight into overall vegetable seeds sector over the years with a special focus on major categories- solanaceae, cucurbitaceae and root & bulb etc.
It belongs to the family, Cucurbitaceae and originated from tropical West Africa [3, 4].
2006) and Diaphania nitidalis Stoll, 1781 (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) in Cucurbitaceae by Polybia ignobillis Haliday, 1836 (Hymenoptera: Vespidae) in Vigosa, Minas Gerais State (MGS), Brazil (Gonring et al.
All members of the above groups of vining plants belong to the Cucurbitaceae plant family.
Source : PT Bisi International Tbk Table--26 BISI production capacity and varieties Type Production of seeds capacity Varieties Corn 40,000 tons/year BISI 2, BISI 12, BISI 16, BISI 816, BISI 222, BISI 18 Paddy 10,000 tons/year Intan-1, Intan-2 Vegetables 30,000 tons/year Solanaceae : Chili (F1 Imperial-10) Tomato (F1 Fortuna-23 F1 Royal-58), Eggplant Cucurbitaceae : Melon, Cucumber, Watermelon, Blewah, Paria, Gambas.
Pumpkins, and their seeds known as pepitas, belong to the gourd family Cucurbitaceae.
As with other species of the subgenus Zeugodacus, it chiefly attacks Cucurbitaceae, although occasionally reported as attacking other hosts (Mwatawala et al.
Cucurbitaceae, a widely-used treatment for diabetes in a number of traditional medicine systems, was investigated in vitro.
They found that the virus is capable of infecting plants in seven plant families besides the Cucurbitaceae family.