Taxon  Report   2510 
Cucurbita foetidissima  Kunth
Calabazilla,  Missouri gourd, Mock orange
Cucurbita foetidissima
© 2001 Steven Thorsted
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Cucurbita foetidissima
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Cucurbita foetidissima
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Cucurbita foetidissima, a dicot, is a perennial herb or vine that is native to California.

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Cucurbita foetidissima
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Genus: Cucurbita
Coastal Sage Scrub, Coastal Strand, Valley Grassland, Shadscale Scrub
Habitat: coastal
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Pepo foetidissima
More information about  Cucurbita foetidissima
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 22, 2018).

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