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Last updated 9/20/2012 by David Giblin.
Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsum. & Nakai[HC2, JPM2]
watermelon

Publication: Catalogus Seminum et Sporarum in Horto Botanico Universitatis Imperialis Tokyoensis per annos 1915 et 1916 lectorums Imperialis Tokyoensis 30, no. 854.

Origin: Introduced

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: Uncommon as a casual introduction in disturbed areas in Washington. At this time (2012) documented populations do not appear to be self-sustaining.

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