Cucurbita pepo


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Noun1.Cucurbita pepo - a coarse vine widely cultivated for its large pulpy round orange fruit with firm orange skin and numerous seedsCucurbita pepo - a coarse vine widely cultivated for its large pulpy round orange fruit with firm orange skin and numerous seeds; subspecies of Cucurbita pepo include the summer squashes and a few autumn squashes
pumpkin - usually large pulpy deep-yellow round fruit of the squash family maturing in late summer or early autumn
pumpkin seed - the edible seed of a pumpkin
Cucurbita, genus Cucurbita - type genus of the Cucurbitaceae
squash, squash vine - any of numerous annual trailing plants of the genus Cucurbita grown for their fleshy edible fruits
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grandis and to estimate a time period required for a phytosanitary cold treatment in zucchini squash, Cucurbita pepo L.
And most of what Americans call "pumpkins" are part of the cucurbita pepo species.
Transcriptome characterization and high throughput SSRs and SNPs discovery in Cucurbita pepo (Cucurbitaceae).
displayed mottling and ringspots, and Cucurbita pepo L.
Oilseed pumpkins are Cucurbita pepo, the species that includes zucchini, summer squash, acorn squash and many pumpkins.
What is the common name for Cucurbita pepo of the gourd family?
For example, Cucurbita pepo submitted to priming at relatively high temperatures presented lower thermal requirements for germination than seeds primed at lower temperatures (Zehtab-Salmasi, 2006).
4 Pumpkin with the scientific name of Cucurbita pepo is a form of cucurbita ceae family.
Yellow crookneck squash is part of the gourd family, a variety of Cucurbita pepo, which includes both winter and summer squash.
Seeds of Cucurbita pepo found among digesta of mastodon (Mammut americanum) suggest extinct proboscideans as likely dispersal agents (Newsom et al.
The initial domestication of Cucurbita pepo in the Americas 10000 years ago.