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Ecballium elaterium

Ecballium elaterium

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.

The Wild Cucumber.

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Classic texts: John Hill 1812.

Elaterium.

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Classic texts: Scudder's Materia Medica, 1898: Cathartics.

Elaterium

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Classic texts: USDisp 1918.

Elaterium.

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Classic texts: Scudder 1870.

555. Elaterium.

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[image:12469 node=7233]Classic texts: Sayre 1917.

Elaterinum

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Classic texts: HistVD, 1911.

Elaterium.

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Classic texts: Felter 1922.

Ecballium for sinusitis.

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Archives: Best of the Herbal Forums: 06.1996.

Photo: Ecballium elaterium 6.

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Vine with green fruit and flower. Kew Garden, London, UK. Planted. 2005-09-12.

Photo: Ecballium elaterium 5.

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Flowers and leaf. Kew Garden, London, UK. Planted. 2005-09-12.

Photo: Ecballium elaterium 4.

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Leaf. Helsinki bot.g. (Kaisan.), Finland. Greenhouse. 2005-04-17.

Photo: Ecballium elaterium 3.

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

Photo: Ecballium elaterium 2.

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Flower and leaf. Turku bot.g., Ruissalo, Finland. Planted. 2004-08-26.

Photo: Ecballium elaterium 1.

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Flowering plants. Turku bot.g., Ruissalo, Finland. Planted. 2004-08-26.

Photo: Ecballium elaterium.

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Flowering plant. Toxic. Turku bot.g., Ruissalo, Finland. Planted. 2000-08-03.


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