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Winter Squash and Pumpkins: Cucurbita moschata 'North Faulkland Island'

Botanical name: Cucurbita moschata 'North Faulkland Island'

Common name: winter squash

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Photo credit: Baker Creek Heirloom Seed Company
Winter Squash and Pumpkins: Cucurbita moschata 'North Faulkland Island'

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Soil: dry, acidic, loam
Sun:
  
Zones: 4a thru 11a
Care:
average
Lifespan:
annual
Category:   
Attributes:

fall interest, bee attracting, edible

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description for "Winter Squash and Pumpkins: Cucurbita moschata 'North Faulkland Island'"

A wide variety of fruit colors are possible with 'North Faulkland Island' winter squash. This unique variety sports pear shaped fruit that can either mature to a creamy white or white with green/orange or yellow stripes. Whichever color it is at maturity, its pale yellow flesh can be baked, roasted or fried. It can also be an attractive squash for Fall decorating. Maturity in 100 days. Edited by S. Derr

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