Cucumis sativus Linnaeus. Phen: May-Sep (-Nov). Hab: Gardens, fields, trash heaps, commonly cultivated in home gardens and commercially, sometimes volunteering from seed the following year. Dist: Native of s. Asia.
Origin/Endemic status: E. and se. Asia
Syn: = Bah, F, G, Il, K1, K3, K4, Meso4.1, NE, WH3, Kirkbride (1993), Schaefer (2007); > Cucumis sativus var. sativus – FNA6, NY