Kabocha Squash (Japanese Pumpkin) in album produce

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Dark green, pumpkin-shaped squash, with light green stripes and spots, and a few yellowish patches

Feb 27th, 2011, by Alex Zorach

These Kabocha squash (????) were for sale at the Newark, Delaware Farmer's Market for 99 cents a pound. These squash, also called Japanese pumpkins, are a Pumpkin-shaped squash with orange (pumpkin-colored) flesh and large seeds.

Although not native to Japan, these squash have been cultivated in Japan for hundreds of years.