Calflora
Taxon  Report   9813    
Citrullus lanatus  (Thunb.) Matsum. & Nakai  var. citroides  (L. H. Bailey) Mansf.
Watermelon
Citrullus lanatus var. citroides
© 2010 Barry Breckling
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Citrullus lanatus var. citroides
© 2010 Barry Breckling
Citrullus lanatus var. citroides, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California.

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Citrullus lanatus var. citroides
© 2010 Barry Breckling
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Citrullus vulgaris var. citroides
ICPN: Citrullus colocynthis var. lanatus
More information about  Citrullus lanatus var. citroides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (CILAC)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 21, 2018).

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