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Old 11-20-2012, 05:09 PM
 
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It's as big as a dang canoe -- almost a yard long and 6" across -- and I need some army-sized recipes for it.
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Old 05-04-2013, 08:56 AM
 
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Default Giant pink banana squash seeds

Does anyone know where I can get seeds for this wonderful squash? I used to plant them over 20 years ago and now want to grow a few again. I tried the Jumbo variety but they are just not the same.
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Old 05-04-2013, 02:15 PM
 
Location: In The South
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You can pickle some of it.....slice it into about 1/4 inch slices, then thickly julienne them and pickle them. My mom used to pickle zucchini squash like that. Yum.
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Old 05-05-2013, 12:56 AM
 
Location: Heart of Dixie
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Yikes - that thing would require a leash where I live.
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Old 05-05-2013, 06:18 PM
 
Location: South Bay Native
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I want one - I'd never heard of these until I came across this thread. I'm going to have to find some seeds and grow my own.
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Old 05-05-2013, 07:46 PM
 
Location: texas
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with lot os veggies comming into season, my suggestion is try "Calabasita" with chicken or pork. Calabasita means squash in Spanish.

I love this dish. It has squash, fresh corn, fresh tomatos, and pork or chinken. You can leve the meat out for a delicious side dish or meatless dish.

PS...it is so easy to make.
Calming a Crisis with Calabacitas | Dos Gildas

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Old 05-06-2013, 11:39 AM
 
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Do not try to order anything from Penya seeds. They took my money and never shipped. Then I found out they are listed as "F" by the Better Business Bureau for that very reason.
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Old 05-10-2013, 08:38 AM
 
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Found seeds on E-Bay!
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Old 05-10-2013, 06:40 PM
 
Location: Philaburbia
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What on earth is a giant pink banana squash? It sounds like a genetic experiment gone bad. LOL
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Old 05-16-2013, 04:53 PM
 
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What on earth is a giant pink banana squash? It sounds like a genetic experiment gone bad. LOL
It's a winter squash with a pinkish skin, long, narrow and banana-shaped. If radioactive it could definitely become sentient and start planning a world takeover. Like so:

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