Taxon  Report   9813    
Citrullus lanatus  (Thunb.) Matsum. & Nakai  var. citroides  (L. H. Bailey) Mansf.
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.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details)

point, line, or polygon

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Citrullus lanatus var. citroides
© 2010 Barry Breckling
Genus: Citrullus
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   /   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 23, 2019).