(C. maxima) 100 days. [Early 1900s Appalachian Thanksgiving feasts included “candy roaster pie” instead of pumpkin pie.] Rare heirloom variety. Banana-shaped fruits are up to 18 in. long and 6 in. wide, pink with blue tips. Smooth, delicious orange flesh. Pkt.

Winter Squash

Please refer to Winter Squash Cultural Notes for growing information.

The species is given for each variety. See our Species Guide.

Packet: 2-6g (approximately 20-50 seeds, average 31 seeds).

Pumpkins are included here and also listed separately.