Squash/Moschata

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Musquée de Provence



About This Variety

Cucurbita moschata
Seeds Per Packet: 30
Price Per Packet: $4.00
Days To Maturity: 90-100 days

In a Vermont garden the vines of this French heirloom “cheese” squash will grow to about 20 feet and fruits will reach about 17 pounds. The heavily ribbed, flattened, green-ripening-to-ochre squashes have leathery skin with a milky cast. Very few seeds. The flesh is very moist, somewhat sweet and almost cantaloupe-colored. Its unusual flavor makes it a perfect partner for fruit in soups.