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Squash/Pumpkin Cucurbita pepo L. Commodity Summary
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Approved Name: Squash/Pumpkin 
Scientific Name(s): Cucurbita pepo L. 
Common Name(s): Texas gourd, acorn squash, bitter bottle gourd, bush squash, citrouille, cocozelle, courge pepon, courgetti, delicata squash, marrow, ornamental gourd, patisson, pumpkin, spaghetti squash, squash, summer squash, vegetable marrow, wild marrow, yellow crookneck squash, yellow squash, zucchini 
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Description: All varieties and subspecies of Cucurbita pepo are included. 
Season Information: No Seasonal Information available
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Acorn squash.jpg magnify image Acorn squash photo courtesy of Gerald Homes, Strawberry Center, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo,
Delicata squash.jpg magnify image Delicata squash photo courtesy of Green Mountain Girls Farm
Squash.jpg magnify image General squash photo courtesy of Howard F. Schwartz Colorado State University,
Pattypan squash.jpg magnify image Pattypan squash photo courtesy of Rameshng
Yellow summer squash.jpg magnify image Yellow summer squash photo courtesy of Evan-Amos
Pumpkin.jpg magnify image Pumpkin photo courtesy of Infrogmation
Zucchini.jpg magnify image Zucchini photo courtesy of Thomas Schilling
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