Wild Cucumber; Balsam AppleEchinocystis lobata
- ANPC Rank –
- Moss, Flora of Alberta – Yes
- Global Invasive Species Database – No
- NatureServe Rank – ?
- Haber, Upland – ?
- Haber, Wetland – ?
- CWF, Status & Invasive Range – ?
- Alberta Revegetation Guidelines – No
- The Nature Conservancy – No
- CBCN – No
- AB Weed – No
"Tall climbing annual herb, often to a height of 4-8 m, with branched tendrils... Introduced." - Moss, Flora of Alberta
Wild Cucumber is occasionally grown in private gardens as an ornamental. It has been found growing wild in six locations in the Red Deer parks system.
 Common weeds of the northern United States and Canada, Canadian Weed Science Society