Wonderful Winter Squash

Winter Squash is a highly nutritious vegetable that stores easily for up to six months.



Winter Squash
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Squash
A truly diverse crop, winter squashes come from four different Cucurbita species: C. maxima, C.mixta, C. moschata and C. pepo. Above: (From left) delicatas and an acorn; ‘Early Butternut,’ a moschata; and‘Sunshine,’ a maxima hybrid variety developed by Johnny’s Selected Seeds.
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 Winter squash such as thisbutternut variety can be grown onan arbor.
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