Paddymelon
Fruit, compared with large glove
Murray Mallee Region
Scarlet Pimpernel
Flower
 
                      
Prickly Paddymelon (Cucumis myriocarpus)Class: Plants (Plantae) - Land Plants (Charophyta) - Land Plants (Equisetopsida) - Other Small Plants
Order: Vines (Cucurbitales)
Family: Gourd (Cucurbitaceae)
Species: Prickly Paddymelon (Cucumis myriocarpus)
This Photo:     Fruit
Other name: Paddy Melon

General Species Information:
Found in the Murray Mallee SA and possibly elsewhere

Copyright © 2014-2021 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 22-Mar-2014
This species is classed as If (Foreign Introduction)