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Today there are 72 plots that produce everything from tomatoes, peppers, herbs and zucchini to winter squash, eggplant, kale and salad greens.
Peeling, seeding, and cutting up hard winter squash is about as much fun as cleaning the stove.
Some vining plants like winter squash, melons or cucumbers can be trained and tied to grow up a trellis affixed to a container.
Including fruit in your breakfast and starchy vegetables like potatoes, sweet potatoes, plantains, and winter squash in your lunches and dinners is a great way to get in plenty of healthy carbs.
Total time: 25 minutes, plus marinating time This dinner keeps things simple with chicken breast, winter squash, and some broccoli.
Still, spaghetti squash, which has a mild flavor not unlike delicata squash or white potatoes, is delicious and should become a regular in your repertoire of autumn and winter squash recipes.
While anyone would benefit from the useful information provided about each vegetable, from artichokes to winter squash, the recipes — though straightforward enough — lean a bit more toward sophisticated palates.
Lightly thump the pumpkin or winter squash with your fingers; ripe fruit will sound hollow with a deeper tone.
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WINTER SQUASH Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of winter squash for English Language Learners
: any one of several vegetables (such as acorn squashes and butternut squashes) that are grown until their shell and seeds are hard and that can be stored for several months
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