Waltham Butternut Squash
Cucurbita moschata Open Pollianted. 85-100 days 5-6 lb straight, thick necked fruit with a small seed cavity. Rich, dry yellow flesh with smooth texture and sweet, nutty flavor which improves after two months in storage. The standard butternut and is a good keeper. A 1970 All-America Selections winner after years of selection by Professor Robert Young of the Massachusetts Agricultural Experiment Station in Waltham.