2 good squash recommendations

peggy_hosta(z4 neSD)January 18, 2010

Happy winter to all and the days are getting longer!!!

Last summer I planted a summer squash named 'Papaya Pear' which had an easy to peel thin skin. Similar in texture to zucchini but more of a squash flavor. I still have a few in my heated garage so they're good keepers.

And the other is a butternut squash named 'Sweet Mama' which is an excellent keeper and wonderful flavor -either baked or pan-fried. No sugar needed. My husband likes it better than potatoes.

I ordered both over the internet last spring- don't remember the companies right off hand.

Peggy

ps Excited to have the Amer. Hosta Convention in Bloomington MN this year!

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garystpaul(4)

Thanks for the recs, Peggy, AND for the notice about the AHS convention; am glad to know about that. Gary

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