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Winter Squash and Pumpkins: Cucurbita moschata 'Sucrine Du Berry'

Botanical name: Cucurbita moschata 'Sucrine Du Berry'

Common name: winter squash

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Winter Squash and Pumpkins: Cucurbita moschata 'Sucrine Du Berry'

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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 'Sucrine Du Berry'"

Fragrance and taste combine to make 'Sucrine Du Berry' an outstanding winter squash. This French heirloom is popular for its sweet, musky scent and delicious orange flesh. Its bell shaped fruit only reach up to five pounds at maturity and its flesh can be enjoyed in jams, soups, roasted or in other French cuisines. Maturity in 85-110 days. Edited by S. Derr

History:

Seeds originally collected in France

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