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Cyclanthera dissecta

Cyclanthera dissecta (Torr. & A. Gray) Arn.

Cutleaf Cyclanthera, Texas Coastal Plain Cyclanthera, Bur Cucumber

Cucurbitaceae (Cucumber Family)


USDA Symbol: cydi

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Vine
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Fruit Type: Capsule , Pepo
Size Notes: Stems climbing, up to about 10 feet long.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Yellow , Green
Bloom Time: Sep , Oct , Nov


USA: AZ , CO , KS , NE , NM , OK , TX


Bibref 293 - Manual of the Vascular Plants of Texas (1979) Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston

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Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2022-09-28
Research By: TWC Staff

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