Cucurbita pepo

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Synonyms for Cucurbita pepo

a coarse vine widely cultivated for its large pulpy round orange fruit with firm orange skin and numerous seeds

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Key Words: quarantine treatment; phytosanitation; South American cucurbit fly; Cucurbita pepo
Microsatellites for the genus Cucurbita and an SSR-based genetic linkage map of Cucurbita pepo L.
History and geographic distribution of Cucurbita pepo gourds in Florida.
El incremento inducido por los OG en SOD, APX y CAT en las plantulas con estres por calor (Figura 2), muestra la especificidad de los OG como moleculas de senalizacion, particularmente estimulando incrementos en la actividad enzimatica de CAT del sistema antioxidante de Cucurbita pepo L.
This paper uses Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to map radiocarbon and accelerator mass spectrometry data on Zea mays and Cucurbita pepo published over the last sixty years to model the development of food production across North America.
Botanically the courgette is one of the variations found within the species Cucurbita pepo but varies from some of the modern round varieties such as Eight Ball to the 75cm long Italian variety called Tromboncino.
gt;50 Onion Allium cepa 2 Silver maple Acer saccharinum <1 Squash Cucurbita pepo 5-10 Watermelon Citrillus lanatus 5-10 Wheat Triticum aestivum 30 TABLE 3-3 Cool-Season/Warm-Season/Heat-Loving Crops SOIL CROP GENUS AND SPECIES SEASON TEMPERATURE Broccoli, cabbage, Brassica oleracea Cool 55-65[degrees]F cauliflower Beans Phaseolus spp.
The plant species which are tested for host range are Cajanus cajan, Capsicum annuum, Chenopodium amaranticolor, Cicer arietinum, Cucumis sativus, Cucurbita pepo, Glycine max, Lycopersicon esculentum, Nicotiana glutinosa, N.
Phytoremediation from members of the Cucurbita pepo species, including pumpkins, can be an environmentally friendly technique for cleaning the soil says Chemist, Dr.
Los animales fueron alimentados diariamente ad libitum con frutas de la region (Carica papaya, Citrus sp, Manilkara sapota, Pouteria spp, Musa paradisiaca, Mangifera indica y verduras Cucurbita pepo, Cucumis sativus, Ipomea batatas), segun la disponibilidad.
Technically, pumpkins are orange-skinned fruits of Cucurbita pepo and are drier and more strongly flavored than squashes.
The relationship between pollen load and fruit maturation and the effect of pollen load on offspring vigor in Cucurbita pepo.