Botanical name: Cucurbita argyrosperma Huber Family: Cucurbitaceae Common names. English: cushaw (United States); Spanish: calabaza, calabaza pinta. Pumpkin (Cucurbita pepo) Kabocha ARJUNA. Kabocha type pumpkin also used in Central America as “calabaza” [ ] Read more. Domestication History of the Squash Plant (Cucurbita spp) . This was a subspecies of Cucurbita pepo called Cucurbita pepo ovifera and its.

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The New Food Lover’s Companion 3rd ed. Throughout its distribution area, the flowers, young stems, young fruit and ripe fruit of C. Practices of this type show that cuurbita seeds of C.

Collectively, the accessions are made up of American material, mainly from Central America. When a Group is divided peepo when two or more Groups are united or when the circumpscription of a Group is otherwise significantly re-defined in such a way that the resulting Group no longer has the same circumpscription a new name must be given for the resulting Group s.

This acorn squash produces small, ribbed fruits which are often cut in half and baked. The garden of gourds. Each cultivated variety has a fairly defined distribution model, although there are some areas where two varieties can be found cultivated simultaneously. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Like the other cultivated chcurbita of the genus, the mature or young fruit and the seeds of C. Gremlins are bright, bold, and crazy with warts.


Mixed colors of green, orange, yellow and white with most having a unique daisy pattern look on the stem end. Cucurbita fraterna is also closely related.

Variedades de calabazas y zapallos en Estados Unidos – Wikipedia, la enciclopedia libre

These come chiefly from Mexico and Central America and to a lesser degree from South America and other regions of the world. This page was last edited on 22 Decemberat This file contains additional information such as Exif metadata which may have been added by the digital camera, scanner, or software program used to create or digitize it. De Wikipedia, la enciclopedia libre.

El cultivar ‘Cheese’, de forma aplanada y con surcos, con su pulpa gruesa y naranja, fue muy popular en el s.

Variedades de calabazas y zapallos en Estados Unidos

Lebeda y Paris eds. Fruit oval, tapering to curved necks at both ends, with a very hard rind and white seeds. Does not store well, possibly owing to the thinness of its skin. The seeds are the most important product, chiefly because of their oil 39 percent and protein content 44 percentand their consumption in urban areas of Mexico and other countries of Central America is fairly common. Fruit long, cylindrical, with little or no taper.


Environmental History of the Hudson River. Views View Edit History. Photographs from Laboratorio de Calabazas.

Pumpkin / Calabaza

Unlike the other two groups, the crookneck was not widely distributed nor did it consist of a number of distinct pepoo. It crosses well with both C. The flesh is light or bright orange to greenish, ranges from light to very sweet, is soft and generally not fibrous.

Summary [ edit ] Description Laboratorio de calabazas – Cucurbita pepo Argentinian zucchini 03 maturing fruit for seeds.

Fruit orange, round or oval. In Italy, it can be used with cheeses as a savory stuffing for ravioli.

However, because of two actors relating to interspecific crossings, some obstacles will have to be overcome before a successful plant improvement programme including all the taxa is carried out:. Wikiquote has quotations related to: Retrieved March 25, Retrieved November 23, University of Alabama Press.

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All pumpkins are winter squash: They have cycurbita lobate stigmas. The fruit is short or long and piriform, straight or curved in the thinnest part and 11 to 50 cm long.

Its ovate-cordate leaves have petioles of up to 30 cm and measure 10 to 30 x 15 to 40 cm.