Tag: Galeaux d’Eysines

Candy Roaster Squash: Sweet to Eat and Easy to Grow

Candy Roaster Squash: Sweet to Eat and Easy to Grow

Seed catalogs are my salvation this time of year. Poring over the photographs of glossy gold pumpkin varieties can often distract me from the reality outside my window: gray skies and wet fields. Last year, I found some winter sunshine in a squash named Candy […]

My Favorite Pumpkins on Parade, Warts and All

My Favorite Pumpkins on Parade, Warts and All

Here’s a list and some photos of my favorite pumpkins and winter squash. Give them some room, water and ample composted manure and the vines will reward you with the goods to make soup, pies, gratins, and side dishes all winter long. Galeux d’Eysines pumpkin, […]