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Basic Collection Information and Status
Squash (Cucurbita maxima, Cucurbitaceae)Cultural Affiliation n/a
Collection Site NM, United States (latitude: 36°; altitude: 24,600 ft / 7,500 m)
Collection Year 1997
Accession Status Active
Catalog Information and Instructions
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?Precise collection localities are hidden in order to protect the privacy of the original donors of the seeds in the NS/S collection.). You have not specified a reference site, but you may specify one and rerun your search.
Climate information is not available for this accession.
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Characterization and Evaluation
The table below lists observations of this accession's characteristics (why are characters sometimes listed more than once
?For some accessions, observations of a particular trait have been recorded over more than one season or location; these are indicated by the different values in the Lot column.).
|Character||Observation||Lot, Frequency and Comments||Character Description (Source and Code)|
|days to first flower||18||lot: CF' 09|
|habit||Prostrate||lot: CF' 09||(Bioversity 4.1.1: 7)|
|leaf hairs||Intermediate||lot: CF' 09||(Bioversity 6.1.11/6.1.12: 5)|
|leaf lobes||Absent||lot: CF' 09||(Bioversity 6.1.10: 0)|
|leaf margin||Smooth||lot: CF' 09||(Bioversity 6.1.9: 1)|
|leaf shape||Reniform||lot: CF' 09||(Bioversity 6.1.6: 3)|
|leaf spots||Absent||lot: CF' 09||(Bioversity 6.1.8: 0)|
|note||One small plant, killed by squash bugs||lot: CF' 09|
|tendrils||Present||lot: CF' 09||(Bioversity 6.1.5: *)|
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