Winter Squash and Pumpkins: Cucurbita maxima 'Candy Roaster-North Georgia'
Botanical name: Cucurbita maxima 'Candy Roaster-North Georgia'
Common name: winter squash
description for "Winter Squash and Pumpkins: Cucurbita maxima 'Candy Roaster-North Georgia'"
Colorful, banana shaped fruit characterize 'Candy Roaster-North Georgia' winter squash. This unique variety is easily recognized by its oddly shaped fruit whose skin is pink with blue at its tips. This fruit can reach up to 18 inches in length and sports delicious, smooth tasting orange flesh. An ideal substitute for pumpkin pies. Maturity in 100 days. Edited by S.Derr