Photo: Ecballium elaterium 3.

Botanical name: 

Flowers and flowerbuds. Helsinki bot.g. (Kaisan.), Finland. Greenhouse. 2005-04-17.

Ecballium elaterium (L.) A. Rich.
Engl.: squirting cucumber, jumping cucumber, wild balsam-apple, wild cucumber.
Deu.: Spritzgurke.
Suom.: ruiskukurkku.
Sven.: springgurka, sprutgurka.
Bot. syn.: Momordica elaterium L.

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Photo: Ecballium elaterium 3.

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