OSSI variety (C. pepo) 98 days. [Bred by Carol Deppe and Nate France.] Larger and sweeter than other delicatas, 2-3 lb. fruits have orange-tan skin with green stripes. Very sweet, dry flesh, bred to be a squash that you can serve up for dessert, with flavor “reminiscent of Medjool dates!” Pkt (2 g, ~31 seeds)

Photo: Carol Deppe

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  • Item # 53123

Winter Squash

Cucurbita sp. The species is indicated at the beginning of each variety description. See our Species Guide.
Please refer to our Squash Growing Guide for cultural information.
Pumpkins are included here and also listed separately.
Packet: 2-6 g (approximately 20-50 seeds, average 31 seeds).