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Is Butternut Squash a Gourd?

Butternut squash is a gourd but a gourd is not necessarily a butternut squash. The gourd family also includes melons, cucumbers, and pumpkin. These are all colorful, edible plants with hard shells. Butternut squash was domesticated in South America more than 5,000 years ago. It is perfectly safe to eat and it is healthy as well. There are many different recipes that you can find to use your butternut squash and there are many that are quite tasty.

by Susan White on Fri, 01/28/2011 - 23:39


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