Citrullus colocynthis (L.) Schrad. 147

Bitter-apple, Bitter-cucumber, Vine-of-Sodom, Wild gourd, Colocynth, Bitter apple, Bitter gourd, Alhandal, Desert gourd, Egusi, Tumba, Vine of Sodom, Bitter cucumber, Citron
Citrullus colocynthis Flower
flower
Citrullus colocynthis Leaf
leaf
Citrullus colocynthis Fruit
fruit
Citrullus colocynthis Bark
bark
Citrullus colocynthis Habit
habit
Citrullus colocynthis Other
other
Citrullus colocynthis (L.) Schrad.
North Africa
Family
Cucurbitaceae Juss.
Genus
Citrullus Schrad.
Species
Citrullus colocynthis (L.) Schrad.
Common name(s)
  • Bitter-apple
  • Bitter-cucumber
  • Vine-of-Sodom
  • Wild gourd
  • Colocynth
  • Bitter apple
  • Bitter gourd
  • Alhandal
  • Desert gourd
  • Egusi
  • Tumba
  • Vine of Sodom
  • Bitter cucumber
  • Citron
Uses
  • GENE SOURCE
    • graft
    • drought resistance
    • pest resistance
    • genetic input
  • MEDICINE
    • folklore
  • POISON
    • mammals
  • WEED
    Additional information
    Phenology

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