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.
Buttercup squash rival butternuts in flavor and productivity.
Guests will enjoy such menu items as: 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.
Has: many heirloom varieties, desert king watermelon, rouge d'hiver le Huce, sweet corn, rainbow Inca sweet corn, hidalgo chile, buttercup squash, Swan Lake melon, small sugar pumpkin, cayenne, black sweet corn, banana yucca, prickly pear cacti, cholla (all three cold-weather varieties), one unknown yucca