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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Callus induction and plant regeneration from cotyledoary explants of ash gourd (Benincasa hispida L.
The mid and better parent heterosis was observed to be as high as ~165% for yield per vine in ash gourd [30].
9] Hamid MN, Saha MC and RA Begum Physio-morphology and yield of different ash gourd lines.
White gourd (Benincasa hispida Thunb; syn ash gourd, wax gourd, white pumpkin) is an important vegetable mainly valued for its long storage life and having a good scope for value addition.