Growing and Cooking Leeks and Winter Squash

Learn how to grow leeks and winter squash — from butternut and acorn squash types to less common varieties, such as ‘Red Kuri’ and ‘Buttercup’ — and then use them in these recipes.

Brillian Squash For Winter
Brilliant 'Red Kuri' squash are ready for winter storage. Its flesh is smooth textured and richly flavored.
Photo by Barbara Damrosch