Taxon  Report   9080    
Cucurbita pepo  L.
Field pumpkin
Cucurbita pepo
© Nick Kurzenko
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Cucurbita pepo
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Cucurbita pepo
© 2010 Moorea Biocode
Cucurbita pepo, a dicot, is an annual herb or vine that is not native to California.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
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point, line, or polygon

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Cucurbita pepo
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
Genus: Cucurbita
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: escaped cultivar
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

More information about  Cucurbita pepo
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


Search (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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 21, 2019).