(Cucurbita maxima) (aka Autumnal Marrow) Once the standard early squash, introduced in 1831. Excellent table quality: flesh is thick, flaky, and free from fiber. Striking red-orange skin, average fruits weigh 10-20 pounds. 90-110 days.
SEEDS TO HILL
To 3-4 Plants
Green Thumb Tip
Sow seeds outdoors in 12" diameter hills after danger of frost has passed. Hills should be spaced 6' apart in all directions. Can also be started indoors 3 weeks before transplanting out.