11 - (QTY Avail: 4) Marina di Chioggia Squash. (C. maxima) 95 Days The heirloom sea pumpkin of Chioggia on the coast of Italy. The large turban shaped fruit are deep blue-green. It is one of the most beautiful and unique of all squash. A perfect variety for market gardeners. The rich, sweet flesh is a deep yellow-orange and of good quality, delicious baked or in pies. The fruit weigh about 10 lbs. each and are produced on vigorous vines.
Strawberry Crown aka “Crown Prince, Crown”- Heirloom in the US 1930- Origin Austria found in Cape Town, South Africa & Brazil. Stunning, turban-shaped fruit are light blue-grey color with white stripe in the rib area, weigh 6-10#. Flesh is bright orange, sweet & of good quality. Use for pies, baking, roasting, saluting, grilling & soups. Blue squash can be traced back for more than 150 years in Australia and are among the best for eating.