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Cyclanthera naudiniana (Hill country cyclanthera)
Cressler, Alan

Cyclanthera naudiniana

Cyclanthera naudiniana Cogn.

Hill Country Cyclanthera, Naudin's Cyclanthera, Central Texas Cyclanthera

Cucurbitaceae (Cucumber Family)


USDA Symbol: CYNA5

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb , Vine
Fruit Type: Capsule
Fruit: A spinule-studded ovoid capsule, 1.5-2.5 cm in length. Explosively dehiscent.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct


USA: CA , KS , NE , NM , OK , TX

Additional resources

USDA: Find Cyclanthera naudiniana in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Cyclanthera naudiniana in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Cyclanthera naudiniana


Record Modified: 2020-10-15
Research By: Joseph A. Marcus

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