WATER melon, according to Wikipedia, is a fruit with the botanical name Citrullus lanatus, a plant species in the family Cucurbitaceae
which has its origin in West Africa.
& Nakai (Cucurbitales: Cucurbitaceae), is the most widely cultivated plant in the family Cucurbitaceae
in the world, occupying 6.8% of the total area cultivated with vegetables.
The saponification value for CSO was found to be 198 mg of KOH g-1 oil, that is comparable to that of pumpkin seed oil (185-198 mg of KOH g-1) and honeydew melon (210 mg of KOH g-1); both of which are members of family cucurbitaceae
A member of the botanical family Cucurbitaceae
, watermelons exist in five common types -- seeded, seedless, mini, yellow and orange.
maxima Duchesne), Round melon (Praecitrullus fistulosus), Watermelon (Citrullus lanatus Thumb.) and bottle gourd (Lagenaria siceraria Standl.) belongs to family Cucurbitaceae
, Chenopodium amaranticolor L.
Melon plant (Cucumis melo L.) belongs to the family Cucurbitaceae
and the genus Cucumis, which is composed of 38 species (GARG et al.
Squash bugs (family Coreidae) infest most cucurbits, but they are most fond of squash (family Cucurbitaceae
) and pumpkins (Cucurbita pepo and two other species in this genus).
Among vegetables, bitter gourd (Momordica charantia Linn) has a unique medicinal and nutritional value and belongs to family Cucurbitaceae
. It is among the popular vegetables in Asia and other part of the world.
A gourd is a plant of the family Cucurbitaceae
. The term refers to a number of species and subspecies, many with hard shells, and some without and is likely one of the earliest domesticated types of plants.
The plant species Solena amplexicaulis is commonly called creeping cucumber and belongs to the family Cucurbitaceae
distributed very seldom in the dry deciduous forest and scrub jungles of Tamil Nadu .
Watermelon belongs to the family cucurbitaceae
and is widely cultivated in different regions of the world.