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Goareberry Gourds Cucumis anguria

Phonetic Spelling
KOO-koo-mis an-JUR-ee-uh
Description

Maroon Cucumber is an herbaceous vining plant native to Africa and Tanzania.  

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Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#warm season vegetable#non-toxic for horses#non-toxic for dogs#non-toxic for cats
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#warm season vegetable#non-toxic for horses#non-toxic for dogs#non-toxic for cats
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Cucumis
    Species:
    anguria
    Family:
    Cucurbitaceae
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    Tanzania, Africa
    Climbing Method:
    Scrambler
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Vegetable
  • Fruit:
    Fruit Description:
    The surface of the fruit is covered in hairs, spines or warts.
  • Leaves:
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No