Average weight: 4 lb
Giant Squash – (Cucurbita maxima)
Storage: from 3 to 6 months.
- Considered a pumpkin this squash is very versatile in the kitchen.
- This variety is a flat orange pumpkin striped pink and green, but the squash can also be blue and green.
- Its dark orange yellow flesh is dry, dense and considered quite sweet.
- Excellent for making soups
- Very good in puree and gratin for side dishes