Botanical Name

Butternut squash

Package: 1piece

¥520

Description

Discount Price! Now, the season has arrived ! Butternut squash is a type of winter squash native to the Americas. Although botanically a fruit, it has long been utilized as a complete source of vegan protein by native populations when also paired with corn and beans. The taste of butternut squash is a little sweet and nutty. Butternut squash is a vegetable of choice as it will store for two to three months!

Characteristics

Botanical Name

Cucurbita Moschata

Family

Cucurbitaceae

Sowing Month

Two weeks after the last frost date

Harvest Month

September to October

Origin

Mexico and Central America

Health Benefits

Great for your immunity as it is packed with more than 100% of your daily intake of vitamin A.

Good source of fiber.

Cooking Tips

One of the best ways to prepare butternut squash is roasting and seasoning it with spices such as nutmeg and cinnamon.

Try roasting a stuffed butternut squash with spinach and feta cheese!