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Cucumber Cucumis Sativus

(Common Name:- Cucumber)

Classification

Plant Description

The cucumber is the edible fruit of the cucumber plant Cucumis sativus, which belongs to the gourd family Cucurbitaceae.

The cucumber plant is an annual climber which grows to a height of 15-30 cm and has large leaves that form a canopy over the fruit. The vine is grown on the ground or on trellises, often in greenhouses.

Other species

Cucumis Sativus

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