The tendrils of a vetch and of a cucumber are analogous, and also homologous because they both belong to the category leaf; but they are only analogous to the tendrils of the vine and of the passion-flower, which belong to the category stem.
Aloes, dragon'sblood (Dracaena), myrrh, frankincense, pomegranate, and cucumber (Dendrocycios) trees are its most famous species.
Of the melon and cucumber there are both bitter and sweet varieties.
The principal of these are the vinery, peach house, cucumber and melon house and orchard house.
On the mountains are the cucumber tree, laurel, white pine and hemlock.