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Cushaw Cucurbita argyrosperma Commodity Summary
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Approved Name: Cushaw 
Scientific Name(s): Cucurbita argyrosperma 
Common Name(s): Japanese pie pumpkin, Tennessee sweet potato, ayote, black Tennessee sweet potato, calabaza pipiana, campeche, cushaw, cushaw pumpkin, cushaw squash, gold striped cushaw, green stripe cushaw, hopi, silver-seed gourd, tricolor cushaw, white cushaw, winter squash, zebra mystery 
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Description: All varieties and subspecies of Cucurbita argyrosperma are included. 
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