(C. pepo) 85 days. [1913. The precursor of this variety was grown by the Arikara Indian tribe in the early 1800s.] Acorn squash, averages 6 in. long. Dark-green rind, fine textured, golden-yellow flesh. Sweetens in storage. Excellent for baking. 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.