Candy Roaster, North Georgia Squash
120 days. Winter Squash.
This type of squash is famous among the people of the Southeast. Pink, banana-shaped fruit has a blue tip and weighs around 10 lbs.
Delicious, smooth orange flesh is perfect baked, fried and makes great pies; hard to find and quite beautiful.
Contains 15 heirloom seeds
I thought i had sown a blue hubbard… it was a 5 lbs candy roaster instead! I made pumpkin soup with it and i am telling you now, that i do not regret it! It was smooth as silk, and very flavorful. It is a bit more sensitive to melon worms for me than blue hubbard.