USDA Symbol:CUFO USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
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Specimen & Label Data
Buffalo Gourd, Stinking Gourd
Location: West side of path between Wolfeton Way and West horse pens--Oakwell Farms.
Habitat: Some shade; average moisture; alkaline, alluvial soil. Common but scatterd among Poaceae.
Description: Coarse, rambling, perennial vine from large tough root. Leaves deltoid, gray-green, 20 x 25 cm; petiole 12 cm. Tendrils and long peduncled, large yellow/orange flowers single in the axils.
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: May 22, 1987
Specimen number: 136