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November 2003 Issue

Winter Squash Boasts Nutrients to Spare

The Facts: Did you know that winter squashes (Cucurbita) are botanically classified as fruits? And that pumpkins are actually a round winter squash? Hailing from the gourd family (which also includes cucumbers), winter squashes come in an array of amusing shapes, colors, sizes, textures and flavors. . .

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