Cucurbita moschata Seeds Per Packet: 30 Price Per Packet: $4.00 Days To Maturity: 100 days
Prized for its straight necks, rich dry yellow-orange flesh, nutty flavor, and high-yielding vines. Fruits are 3 to 6 pounds and exceptional keepers. One of the most popular types of baking squash. This butternut, an All-American Selections winner in 1970, was the result of years of patient refinement and selection by Professor Robert Young of the Massachusetts Agricultural Experiment Station in Waltham, Massachusetts.