African Plant Database

Cucumis baladensis Thulin
Protologue : Nord. J. Bot. 11(5): 541 (1991)
Information on the genus : Cucumis
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb with trailing radiating stems, rooting at nodes, from a fleshy rootstock; stems to ± 1 m long; dioecious (the only species of Cucumis except C. hirsutus).
Ecology : Deciduous bushland on fixed dunes of orange sand; 100-150 m alt.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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