winter melon

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Synonyms for winter melon

any of a variety of muskmelon vines having fruit with a smooth white rind and white or greenish flesh that does not have a musky smell

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Nos porta-enxertos das aboboras Jacarezinho, Moranga-Exposicao, Moranga-Coroa, Abobora-Nova-Caravela, Abobora- Squash e Mogango-Sul-Mineiro, os diametros nao diferiram entre si, bem como entre Abobora-Minipaulista, Abobora-Goianinha, Benincasa hispida, Pepino-Caipira-Rubi, Abobrinha-Italiana-Caserta Melhorada e da testemunha 'Bonus no.
2, enxertado em Benincasa hispida, foi a combinacao mais produtiva (5,27 kg.
Neste experimento, Abobora-Goianinha, Melao-Redondo-Gaucho, Benincasa hispida e a testemunha apresentaram produtividade superior a 30 t [ha.
O trabalho permitiu concluir que o portaenxerto Benincasa hispida e o mais indicado como porta-enxerto para melao-rendilhado.
Based on this work, the most likely identification was Benincasa hispida (Thunb.
e) The marginate seeds from Kana could be identified with a high degree of confidence as Benincasa hispida (wax gourd).
Telford, at the Australian National Botanical Gardens, confirmed the identification as Benincasa hispida (J.
In a similar manner, the archaeological discovery of Benincasa hispida in New Guinea supports the view of Whistler (1990), that wax gourd was present in Fiji and Polynesia before the arrival of Europeans in the 18th century.