Pumpkin Sweet of Connecticut

Accession

Wendall Mosher, PA

Synonyms

Pound Sweet, Lyman Pumpkin Sweet

Origin

Manchester, Connecticut; 1834

Season

Fall

Uses

Cooking, Sauce, Livestock feed, Molasses

Distinctive Features

very large, roundish conic, greenish yellow skin

Resembles

Tolman Sweet (vaguely)

Status of Name

Verified by Old Timers and DNA confirmed

DNA Information

Tested 2019; confirmed correct
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