Eggplant is not a type of squash. Eggplant is part of the potato family, and it has a peak season of August and...
Varieties of Summer Squash
Summer squash is a versatile vegetable that can be grown just about anywhere, though it must be grown and harvested during a frost-free time of year. However, with most varieties of summers squash, the ideal time to harvest and eat them is May through...
This list of gourds and squashes provides an alphabetical list of (mostly edible)
varieties (cultivars) of the plant genus Cucurbita L., commonly called gourds, ...
Once cooked the flesh pulls apart into thick, slightly crisp, noodle-like strands (see how it's done at How to Cook Spaghetti Squash
). Or, use the strands more like rice noodles in this Spicy Spaghetti Squash
"Noodles" With Pork . It is also delicious cooked in a gra... More »
Whether roasted, pureed, or sautéed, winter squash can be prepared in endless
different ways. Explore the unique characteristics of these common types of ...
Explore all the varieties of summer and winter squash, get planting and cooking
tips with HGTV Gardens ultimate squash guide.
The term summer and winter for squash are only based on current usage, not on
actuality. Learn about the different types of squash.
Read A Visual Guide to Winter Squash - Get to know 12 delicious varieties, from
pumpkin and butternut to acorn and spaghetti - recipes included.