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Marah oreganus (Torr. ex S. Watson) Howell
Coastal Manroot, Western Wild Cucumber
Cucurbitaceae (Cucumber Family)
Synonym(s): Echinocystis oregana
USDA Symbol: MAOR3
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)
Western Wild Cucumber is a member of the cucumber family (family Cucurbitaceae). Cucumbers are herbs, often trailing or climbing by coiled tendrils.
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Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul
DistributionUSA: CA , ID , MT , OR , WA , WY
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From the National Organizations DirectoryAccording to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:
Native Seed Network - Corvallis, OR
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Marah oreganus in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Marah oreganus in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Marah oreganus
MetadataRecord Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff