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