Flower Database

Gourd

Basic information
Flower Name
Gourd
Formal Name
Lagenaria siceraria var. gourda
Alias
ヒサゴ , Gourd, 瓢箪
Habitat
North Africa
Morph
Tropical bows-formed annual plant
Comment
Gourd , Hisago, or Hyoutan (scientific name: Lagenaria siceraria var. gourda) is a tropical vine-like plants of Cucurbitaceae department native from North Africa. It blooms off-white colored flowers from summer to fall and harvest seasonin are in fall. After unplugging the contents of the fruit Peel uses containers and ornamental.
Common name: gourd ,Scientific name: Lagenaria siceraria var. gourda , Another name: Hisago, Origin: North Africa,Life: tropical Liana-shaped one, grass ,Height: 3-5 m ,Leaf shape: heart-shaped 3-5 lobed leaf , Arrangement: alternate , male and female Unisexual flowers, one day flower (evening-morning), that should 5 crack in the axils, Corolla vessel form: location coloration: white (male and female) , Flowers of flowering: from Jully to September, Flower diameter: 4-6 cm, Harvest season: from September to October, Fruit shape: it, so-called Pear-shaped or (increasingly) spherical, rod-shaped, applications do not eat fruit: poison because: instruments, containers and ornaments, rootstocks.
Detailed information
Order
Cucurbitales
Family
Cucurbitaceae
Genus
Lagenaria
Species
L. siceraria
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Racemous Inflorescence
Petal shape
Campanulate
Leaf type
Cordate
Leaf edge
Incised
Flowering place
Garden
Color
White
Season
Jul Aug Sep
Height
300  ~ 500  [cm]
Diameter
4  ~ 6