- Traditional Storage Crops
- Winter Squash - Oregon Homestead Sweet Meat
Winter Squash - Oregon Homestead Sweet Meat
C. maxima. The ultimate "homesteader's squash", Sweet Meat will give you a heavy return in poundage. Large blue squash ranging from 10-20 pounds, these are great for those processing a lot of squash or feeding livestock. Also great for freezing for year-round pies and soups. Stores until May. Sweet meat is a very sweet, moist squash with incredible flavor. The especially robust Oregon Homestead strain of Sweet Meat was selected for vigor, large seeds for good cool soil emergence, a small seed cavity, & premium flavor by Carol Deppe of Fertile Valley Seeds. Open Source Seed Initiate variety.