Distanskurs i örtterapi.

Cucumeropsis edulis.

Botanical name: 

Cucumeropsis edulis Cogn. Cucurbitaceae.

Tropical Africa. This is a cucumber-like plant which bears edible fruits of one foot in length and three inches in diameter.


Sturtevant's Edible Plants of the World, 1919, was edited by U. P. Hedrick.