Wild watermelon,
Citrullus colocynthis (L.) Schrader var. lanatas (Thunb.) Matsum. & Nakai.,
- a dicot in the Cucurbitaceae family -
wild watermelon comes from Africa and can be a serious threat to our native specieswild watermelon leaf is heavily lobed and viened, stiff and hairy
common in dry meadow in the summertime
wild watermelon is an invasive species that will be difficult to control

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