Sicyos angulatus

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Sicyos angulatus
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Fruit and flowers
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Cucurbitales
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Genus: Sicyos
Species: S. angulatus
Binomial name
Sicyos angulatus

Sicyos angulatus,[1] the burr cucumber or star-cucumber is an annual vine in the cucumber family native to eastern North America.

The plant forms mats or climbs using tendrils. The leaves are palmately veined and lobed, flowers green to yellowish green, fruits in clusters of very small pepos.