Cucurbita maxima

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Cucurbita maxima,

n See pumpkin.

Cucurbita maxima

squash, pumpkin.
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That's an expensive business, and back in New Zealand, Ross Johnson of the Buttercup Squash Council admits there's little money available to fund promotions in the UK -- even though he is keen to see more exporters shipping their product here.
If you were to see a mooregold squash, open it up, cook and eat it, you would notice several points of similarity to the popular buttercup squash.
Invited guests will savor menu items including Gingered Dragon Carrot Slaw with Poached Long Island Scallops and Kaffir Lime; Smoked Chioggia Beets and Local Goat Cheese Brochettes with Pumpkin Seed Brittle; and Braised Lamb with Buttercup Squash, Brussels Sprout Leaves and Chestnut Honey.