cucumber tree

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Related to cucumber tree: Magnolia acuminata
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American deciduous magnolia having large leaves and fruit like a small cucumber

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In addition to the cucumber tree, the university obtained seeds from other rare specimens, including a big shellbark hickory, a chinquapin oak, a Kentucky coffee tree, a tulip tree, and a sycamore.
The sampled plots were dominated by cucumber tree (Magnolia acuminatae), followed by red maple (Acer rubrum), sugar maple (Acer saccharum), and yellow-poplar (Liriodendron tulipifera).
Thirty-eight percent of Socotra's flora and fauna is considered endemic, like the Socotra sunbird (Nectarinia balfouri) and the world's only cucumber tree (Dendrosicyos socotrana), as compared to 40 percent of that of the Galapagos, leading to Socotra's recently acquired nickname, "the Galapagos of the Indian Ocean.
One of the products from crop farming gradually transferred to the large greenhouse And its performance levels from 15 ton to 700 ton per hectare has increased [5], Cucumber or Cucumber tree is called.
There are also immense centipedes which can reach a length of more than 8in (20cm) and give a nasty pinch, at least two species of freshwater crabs, huge spiders which spin intimidating yellow webs in woodland, a cucumber tree and 100 species of terrestrial molluscs.