fruits and vegetables week Butternusskürbis

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Na Bha

Jan 16, 2011, 7:47:39 AM1/16/11
Hallo all
fruits and vegetables week  episode has come to an end. Even then I am taking the liberty of posting them as
I have some fotos. Moreover Germany is 4.5 hrs behind India.
As I am much under Stress at present, I shall just send the fotos. I don't know if the Fruit is discussed already. Garg ji and moderators, Plz. excuse me if i am causing you more trouble.
Here Butternusskürbis. I don't know its english or scientific name. You can see the foto of a cut fruit under
Perhaps you can find the ID.

Nidhan Singh

Jan 16, 2011, 8:22:26 AM1/16/11
to Na Bha,
I am also uploading the same from Campbell Town, Sydney, Australia.
Want to know its name.
Dr. Nidhan Singh
Department of Botany
I.B. (PG) College
Panipat-132103 Haryana
Ph.: 09416371227
Butternut Pumpkin.JPG
Butternut Pumpkin (1).JPG

Gurcharan Singh

Jan 16, 2011, 8:34:07 AM1/16/11
to Na Bha,
Nabha ji
It is butternut squash Cucurbita moschata. I have uploaded this both in Fruits and Vegetables episode as also in Cucurbitaceae episode earlier.
The German name is also  Moschuskürbis

Dr. Gurcharan Singh
Retired  Associate Professor
SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007
Res: 932 Anand Kunj, Vikas Puri, New Delhi-110018.
Phone: 011-25518297  Mob: 9810359089

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