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Butternut squash growing in a vegetable garden

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Caption: Butternut squash growing in a vegetable garden
Scientific name: Cucurbita moschata
Location: western Washington, USA
Copyright: © Janet Horton
Photographer Code: 092412-36-ButternutSquash
AGPix ID: AGPix_jhorton_4958
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Comments: It is a type of winter squash with a sweet, nutty taste similar to that of a pumpkin. It has yellow skin and orange fleshy pulp. When ripe, it turns increasingly deep orange, and becomes sweeter and richer. It grows on a vine.

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Janet Horton
14835 245th Ave SE
Issaquah WA 98027 US



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