Ecballium elaterium

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Ecballium elaterium

toxic plant in the family Cucurbitaceae; contains cucurbitacins, which cause diarrhea and enteritis. Called also squirting cucumber.
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pepo and Ecballium, tended to increase to higher levels than in control leaves (Table 3).
C and Ecballium, the proportions of sucrose in previously MS leaves were higher than in controls and in leaves recovering from SS, were almost twice that in those previously under MS.