Calflora
Taxon  Report   5363    
Marah macrocarpus  (E. Greene) E. Greene  
(no longer an active name)
Cucamonga manroot,  Southern wild cucumber, Wild cucumber
Marah macrocarpus, a dicot, is a perennial herb or vine that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.
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Family: CUCURBITACEAE  
Genus: Marah

Habitat: coastal

Communities: Coastal Strand, Chaparral, Southern Oak Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF spelling variant of Marah macrocarpa

 
NOTE: Marah macrocarpus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Marah macrocarpus

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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 20, 2020).