(Cucurbita maxima) (aka Autumnal Marrow) Once the standard early
squash, introduced in 1831. Excellent table quality:
flesh is thick, flaky, and free from fiber. Striking
red-orange skin, average fruits weigh 10-20 pounds.
SEEDS TO HILL
To 3-4 Plants
Green Thumb Tip Sow seeds outdoors in 12" diameter hills after
danger of frost has passed. Hills should be spaced
6' apart in all directions. Can also be started indoors
3 weeks before transplanting out.