Cucurbita argyrosperma. Large, bilobal or necked fruit are mostly green and white striped with somewhat thickened stems and occasional corky ribs. Grown by Tarahumara farmers at the bottom of Batopilas Canyon in the Sierra Tarahumara. Not yet tested in the low desert of Tucson, but grows at low elevation in the hot deciduous forest zone. From our Seed Bank Collection.
- Origin: low elevation, 2030'
- Approx. 4.5g/15 seeds per packet.