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Wild watermelon

Contributor: 
The University of Arizona Herbarium
Creator: 
Homer Leroy Shantz
Description: 
The wild watermelon or Rhodesian soap. Called katangara, said to be eaten by cattle and pigs. Grows on a climbing vine - often 10-20 ft. high. [Shantz travel journal, Nov. 29, 1919]
Format: 
image/jpeg
Language: 
English
Title: 
azu_shantz_19191129_36801_m
Created: 
1919-11-29
City: 
Kafue
City Then: 
Kafue
Continent: 
Africa
Country: 
Zambia
Country Then: 
Northern Rhodesia
Is this item in the public domain?: 
No