Fruits slightly club-shaped with mottled striping in olive-green and darker green. BOTANICAL NAME: cucurbita Pepo COMMON NAME: Zucchini. Baby Marrow AFRIKAANS NAME: Murgpampoen
A very hard, dark bronze green, bumpy skin. Inside the flesh is tender, golden yellow with a rich flavour.
BOTANICAL NAME: Cucurbita Maxima
COMMON NAME: Hubbard Squash
AFRIKAANS NAME: Pampoen
Rich orange coloured flesh, ideal for baking.
BOTANICAL NAME: Cucurbita Moschata
COMMON NAME: Butternut
AFRIKAANS NAME: Botterskorsie
South African favourite. The gem squash has a creamy, pale orange flesh with a lovely texture. Easy to grow, each plant can produce fifteen or more fruits grown on trailing vines.
BOTANICAL NAME: Cucurbita Pepo)
COMMON NAME: Gem Squash
AFRIKAANS NAME: Skorsie