Trichosanthes quinquangulata A. Gray

Common name

Mandarin: 五角栝楼 (wu jiao gua lou)

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Violales (58)

        Family: Cucurbitaceae (23) (family description)

          Genus: Trichosanthes (5)

           Epithet: quinquangulata A. Gray (1)

quinquangulata => five-angled

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: liana

Flower colour: white

External links

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