(C. moschata) 95 days. Large, oblong, butternut-shaped
fruit can weigh 20-35 lbs. The flesh is bright
orange. Flavor is superb; rich, and very sweet.
The skin is deep green, turning tan in storage.
This attractive squash is great for areas with
warm, long seasons. A good heirloom for home
or market growers. A beautiful, very old Italian
heirloom listed by Fearing Burr in 1863; very