Brandegea bigelovii (S.Watson) Cogn.
  • Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci.
  • Desert starvine


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Brandegea bigelovii (S.Watson) Cogn. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000570771. Accessed on: 21 Oct 2021'

General Information

Vines sprawling, trailing, or climbing over associated plants, often completely covering them, stems to 2(–4) m. Leaves: petiole 8–25 mm; blade 1.5–5(–7) cm, base cordate to convex, lobes broader and shallower on juvenile growth, narrower (to linear-oblong) on distal stems, abaxial surface glabrous, adaxial surface and margins pustulate-scabrous to pustulate-hirsutulous. Staminate inflorescences 2–4 cm. Capsules 0.5–1.2 cm, beak (3–)4–7 mm. Seeds 4–5 mm.

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    Other Local Names

    NameLanguageCountry
    Desert starvine

     Information From

    Cucurbitaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
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    Flora of North America @ efloras.org
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    'Flora of North America @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=1 [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • B Flora of North America Association
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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