• slender
  • George E. Post, in Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible, states, "It is longer and more slender than the common cucumber, being often more than a foot long, and sometimes less than an inch thick, and pointed at both ends. (wikipedia.org)
  • variety
  • Fredric Hasselquist, in his travels in Asia Minor, Egypt, Cyprus and Palestine in the 18th century, came across the "Egyptian or hairy cucumber, Cucumis chate", which is today included in the Armenian variety. (wikipedia.org)
  • grows
  • The cucumber is originally from South Asia , but now grows on most continents . (wikipedia.org)
  • The cucumber is a creeping vine that roots in the ground and grows up trellises or other supporting frames, wrapping around supports with thin, spiraling tendrils . (wikipedia.org)
  • plant
  • The cucumber flavored leaves of the borage plant. (heirloomseeds.com)
  • A cucumber plant infected with CGMMV but not SqMV was used for mechanical inoculation at the Contained Research Facility at University of California, Davis. (apsnet.org)
  • botanical
  • [ citation needed ] Botanically speaking, the cucumber is classified as a pepo , a type of botanical berry with a hard outer rind and no internal divisions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cross
  • In the present study, an F 2 population was developed from the cross between susceptible '65G' and resistant '02245' cucumber inbred lines. (springer.com)
  • soil
  • It spreads via two means: the soil fungus Olpidium bornovanus, which is soil-borne and moisture dependent, and the cucumber beetles: western spotted cucumber beetle (Diabrotica undecimpunctata undecimpunctata) and banded cucumber beetle (D. balteata). (wikipedia.org)
  • Cucamelons grow just like cucumber, in that they want sun and fertile soil and decent water, but unlike cucumbers, they are super reliable and take up a lot less room. (paigestjohn.com)
  • resistance
  • Results from this study provide a valuable tool for fine mapping, gene cloning, and marker-assisted breeding for PRSV resistance in cucumber. (springer.com)
  • Kabelka E (1996) Allelic characterization and inheritance of potyvirus resistance genes in cucumber. (springer.com)