Squash, Waltham Butternut
Cucurbita pepo

This popular butternut is more uniform in shape and size with fewer crooknecks. It has better interior texture and color than older varieties. Fruits are 8 to 12 inches by 3.5 to 4 inches and weigh from 3 to 6 pounds. Smooth light-tan skin color, thick cylindrical neck, small seed cavity, rich dry yellowish-orange flesh and nutty flavor. Vigorous vines with high yields. Good storage.

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