Lagenaria siceraria

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Related to Lagenaria siceraria: bottle gourd, Crescentia cujete, calabashes, Calabash gourd
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Synonyms for Lagenaria siceraria

Old World climbing plant with hard-shelled bottle-shaped gourds as fruits

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Cardioprotective activity of fruit of Lagenaria siceraria (Molina) Standley on doxorubicin induced cardiotoxicity in rats.
Like other wild species of the Cucurbitaceae family such as Cucurbitafoestidissima (DeVeaux & Shultz 1985), Cucumeropsis mannii, Cucurbita maxima, Cucurbita moschata, Lagenaria siceraria, Cucumis sativus (Achu et al.
The bottle gourd, Lagenaria siceraria, appears to have been introduced to Eastern Polynesia from South America along with the sweet potato in the eleventh or twelfth century AD (Green 2000).
There are several types of gourds, but hard-shell gourds, Lagenaria siceraria, are the ones people have used as dishes, dippers, jars, pipes, musical instruments and hundreds of other household objects for the last 5,000 years.
Archaeological remains suggest the independent use of the bottle gourd Lagenaria siceraria in the Americas by 9,000-15,000BP, in Asia by 6,000-10,000BP and in Africa (its supposed origin) by 4,000-5,000BP.
Western artists have embraced this medium with zest--painting, carving, embellishing, and transforming the light, comparatively sturdy, dried Lagenaria siceraria (hard-shelled gourd) into works of all kinds, from cutesy to stunning.
Some species like Basella alba, Ipomoea aquatica, Amaranthus gangeticus and Lagenaria siceraria are sold almost in same amount in both urban and sub-urban markets.
Tinogasta, Catamarca), donde Sempe (1976) recupero un entierro de parvulo en una urna ordinaria con abundante hollin en su cara externa y acompanado de otra olla, tambien ordinaria y con rastros de uso, que contenia ofrendas de macrorrestos vegetales [Cucurbita maxima Duchesne, Lagenaria siceraria (Molina) Standl.
Czern 21 Coccinia indica Wight & Arnold 22 Lagenaria siceraria (Mol.
Cardioprotective effects of lagenaria siceraria fruit juice on isoproterenol-induced myocardial infarction in wistar rats: A biochemical and histoarchitecture study.
Los rastros de uso y las sustancias adheridas a una mano de moler en capa 2(3) (Tabla 3), atestiguan el procesamiento por molido de tuberculos y/o raices no diferenciadas, hojas de Poaceae, fruto u hoja de Fabaceae, corteza del fruto de Lagenaria siceraria, y hoja y/o peciolo de Arecaceae aff.