• vine
  • It resembles a common watermelon vine, but bears small, hard fruits with a bitter pulp. (wikipedia.org)
  • The vine-like stems spread in all directions for a few meters looking for something over which to climb. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gray-green to black circular leaf spots Angular/target-like water-soaked lesions Stem lesions/cankers Vine lesions Vine Necrosis Reddish gummy ooze exuding from the lesions/wounds Wilt Defoliation The first symptoms appear as grayish green, circular spots between the veins of the leaf lobes . (wikipedia.org)
  • A vine (Latin vīnea "grapevine", "vineyard", from vīnum "wine") in the narrowest sense is the grapevine (Vitis), and more generally, any plant with a growth habit of trailing or scandent (that is, climbing) stems, lianas or runners. (wikipedia.org)
  • A vine displays a growth form based on long stems. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bryony (two species of Bryonia ), cultivated in Central Europe as a cover vine, has long been valued locally for the medicinal properties of its roots. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Wild grape vine (Vitis species) The wild grapevine climbs with the aid of "tendrils" on stems that are hairy when young but grow into hairless vines. (wildernessarena.com)
  • tendrils
  • Clematis species) using tendrils, which can be specialized shoots (Vitaceae), leaves (Bignoniaceae), or even inflorescences (Passiflora) using tendrils which also produce adhesive pads at the end that attach themselves quite strongly to the support (Parthenocissus) using thorns (e.g. climbing rose) or other hooked structures, such as hooked branches (e.g. (wikipedia.org)
  • fibrous
  • It directs its stem into a crevice in the bark of fibrous barked trees (such as bald cypress) where the stem adopts a flattened profile and grows up the tree underneath the host tree's outer bark. (wikipedia.org)
  • subtropical
  • It is grown in tropical and subtropical areas worldwide for its large edible fruit, also known as a watermelon, which is a special kind of berry with a hard rind and no internal division, botanically called a pepo. (wikipedia.org)
  • Watermelons are tropical or subtropical plants and need temperatures higher than about 25 °C (77 °F) to thrive. (wikipedia.org)
  • vegetables
  • Calla Lily Cauliflower is one f several vegetables in the species Brassica Oleracea within the family Brassicaceae. (prezi.com)
  • attack a very large host range including more than 350 species of vegetables, fruit trees, flowers, field crops, and shade or forest trees. (wikipedia.org)
  • vines
  • The plants typically grow to 1-3 meters (3-10 ft) in height and have a weak stem that often sprawls over the ground and vines over other plants. (combiculture.com)
  • Wild fig (Ficus species) Collectively known as "fig trees" or "figs", there are nearly 1,000 species of Ficus ranging from woody trees to shrubs and vines. (wildernessarena.com)
  • tomatoes
  • Recent studies have made it clear that, on average, red-fleshed watermelon is more concentrated in lycopene than red tomatoes. (whfoods.com)
  • While both foods are top-rated sources of this carotenoid, red-fleshed watermelons typically average between 4-5 milligrams of lycopene in every 100 grams (approximately two-thirds cup in volume), while red tomatoes usually contain about 3-4 milligrams per 100 grams (approximately 1/2 cup in volume). (whfoods.com)
  • plants
  • Raspberry plants are perrenial with woody stems Raspberry Plants Pea Plants Bluebells are perrenial plants and grows form a bulb. (prezi.com)
  • Importantly, endophytic microbial species abundance and diversity was significantly higher in the organically grown plants compared to those grown using conventional practices, potentially indicating that organic management practices may increase endophyte presence and diversity. (frontiersin.org)
  • resistance
  • We aim to fine-tune the existing model by i) including treatment thresholds based on yield response and yield loss relationships quantified for disease epidemics caused by each fungal species, ii) incorporating varietal resistance and iii) better targeting of disease at the stem-bases through improved timing and spray application technologies. (nottingham.ac.uk)
  • Bryonia
  • Several cultivated species included Bryonia dioica reported as waifs in California (Howell 1958 Wasmann J Biol 16:1--157), but none recently. (berkeley.edu)
  • India
  • The dominant species of ant in India and much of southeastern Asia is Camponotus compressus, and the presence of ants on the crop plant has a deterrent effect on R. foveicollis. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the 7th century, watermelons were being cultivated in India, and by the 10th century had reached China, which is today the world's single largest watermelon producer. (wikipedia.org)
  • rapidly
  • Watermelons were rapidly accepted in Hawaii and other Pacific islands when they were introduced there by explorers such as Captain James Cook. (wikipedia.org)
  • In disease-favorable conditions (cool nights with long dew periods), downy mildew will spread rapidly, destroying leaf tissue without affecting stems or petioles. (wikipedia.org)
  • consumption
  • We were fascinated to see a recent study on consumption of watermelon puree by a group of endurance athletes (trained cyclists) wanting to reduce their risk of post-exercise oxidative stress and inflammation. (whfoods.com)
  • The researchers determined that the antioxidant capacity in the riders' bloodstreams was significantly increased post-exercise through consumption of the watermelon puree. (whfoods.com)
  • wild
  • Additionally, other wild species have bitter fruit containing cucurbitacin. (wikipedia.org)
  • Still and all, for many thousands of years, hundreds of wild and (in time) cultivated native species complemented each other to comprise the core of the continental food supply. (nap.edu)
  • vascular
  • Some times only one side of the plant will appear infected because once in the vascular tissues, the disease migrates mostly upward and not as much radially in the stem. (wikipedia.org)
  • Internal vascular tissue discoloration might be visible when the stem is cut. (wikipedia.org)
  • fruit
  • The generic name Citrullus is the diminutive of Citrus , perhaps referring to the spherical fruit. (worldwidefruits.com)
  • While watermelon might not rank very high on your personal list of foods with great diversity, this fruit is far more diverse than many people suspect. (whfoods.com)
  • However, you'll typically want to make sure that a watermelon is sufficiently ripe before purchasing it in order to receive great texture and flavor from this fruit. (whfoods.com)