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Creeping Cucumber – Melothria pendula – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Creeping Cucumber, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (09/25/2012.) Scientific name is Melothria pendula.  Photo below was taken in Walker County, GA on Sep 25, 2012.   It  is also known by the common names Guadeloupe Cucumber and Squirting Cucumber.  Go to the Creeping Cucumber detail page for more photos and information.

Creeping Cucumber, Guadeloupe Cucumber, Squirting Cucumber - Melothria pendula

Creeping Cucumber, Guadeloupe Cucumber, Squirting Cucumber – Melothria pendula

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