Plant ID forum: Can you identify

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bransonsummer
Aug 7, 2016 4:07 PM CST
Can you identify this fruit, have been in the house for 12 years and have never seen , just popped up looks kind of like a cucumber inside .
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Name: Jay
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Horntoad
Aug 7, 2016 4:19 PM CST
I think it is some variety of wild cucumber in the Marah genus.

https://www.google.com/search?q=Marah+horridus&tbm=isch&tbo=...

https://www.google.com/search?q=Marah+macrocarpus&source=lnm...
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Name: Daisy
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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DaisyI
Aug 7, 2016 4:21 PM CST
I agree But don't eat them
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greene
Aug 7, 2016 5:03 PM CST
Looking at the leaves it could be Cucumis dipsaceus.
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