EPPO Global Database

Crescentia cujete(KTQCU)

Overview
Last modification: 2016-06-05

Basic information
  • EPPO code: KTQCU
  • Preferred name: Crescentia cujete
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Central America. The wood, seeds, fruits and empty fruit shells (calabashes) are put to many domestic uses


Common names
Name Language
calabash English
Kalebassenbaum German
arbre à calebasses French
calebassier French
árbol de las calabazas Spanish
albero di zucca Italian
kalebasboom Dutch
árvore-de-cuia Portuguese
cabaça Portuguese
cabaceira Portuguese
cuieira Portuguese
cuitê Portuguese
горлянковое дерево Russian
калебасовое дерево Russian
drzewo kalebasowe Polish
dzbaniwo kalebasowe Polish
krescencja Polish