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Winter Squash and Pumpkins: Cucurbita moschata, 'Texas Indian Moshata'

Botanical name: Cucurbita moschata, 'Texas Indian Moshata'

Common name: winter squash

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Winter Squash and Pumpkins: Cucurbita moschata, 'Texas Indian Moshata'
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Soil: damp, neutral, loam
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Zones: 1a thru 11a
Care:
average
Lifespan:
annual
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Attributes:

edible

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description for "Winter Squash and Pumpkins: Cucurbita moschata, 'Texas Indian Moshata'"

Cucurbita moschata 'Texas Indian Moshata' is an unusual, rich-tasting variety from Curtis Showell, who maintains many lines of heritage squash, pumpkin, and melons. Light-tan fruits of 'Texas Indian Moshata' are shaped like flattened pumpkins with smooth skin and shallow ribs. Extremely long keeper. 8-12 pounds. Planting depth: 1 inch. Days to germination: 4-10 days. 100-110 days to maturity.

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