Class Dicotyledoneae, dicots, מחלקה דו-פסיגיים

Family Cucurbitaceae,
Gourd Family, משפחת הדלועיים


Vining plants with tendrils; funnel-shaped flowers, yellow or white, unisexual, 5 separate sepals, 5 united petals, 5 stamens of the male flower are often twisted together; the ovary in the pistillate flower is positioned inferior and consists of 3 united carpels.

GenusMomocordia, לעוסית
Genus Bryonia, דלעת-הנחש: Genus Ecballium, ירקת: Genus Citrullus, אבטיח: Genus Cucumis, קשוא