Feasting Florida

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Winter Squash


Winter Squash

Winter squash is a fruit of an annual garden plant related to the melon and cucumber. (Family cucurbitaceae). It has long stems and broad leaves. The flowers from the plants are also edible- usually stuffed. It has an origin of possibly Mexico or Guatemala. It has been cultivated for over 10,000 years.