Plant ID forum: Unusual stinky roadside melon/gourd?

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Bward916
Jul 16, 2016 5:55 PM CST
Found this odd plant near the roadside ... Feels sticky to he touch on all leaves and the residue is very stinky. Dead insects on the leaves. Has a bean shaped "fruit" which is pictured.

I am very curious what this is.

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Name: Christine
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wildflowers
Jul 16, 2016 6:06 PM CST
It looks like it might be some kind of devil's claw (Proboscidea).
May your life be like a wildflower, growing freely in the beauty and joy of each day --Native American Proverb

Name: Christine
North East Texas (Zone 7b)
Herbs Seed Starter Tomato Heads Vegetable Grower Organic Gardener Native Plants and Wildflowers
Canning and food preservation Hummingbirder Birds Butterflies Dragonflies Bee Lover
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wildflowers
Jul 17, 2016 2:12 PM CST
Possibly this one:
Yellow Unicorn Plant (Ibicella lutea)
http://www.southeastweeds.org....
May your life be like a wildflower, growing freely in the beauty and joy of each day --Native American Proverb

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