Cucurbita moschata


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Noun1.Cucurbita moschata - any of various plants bearing squash having hard rinds and elongated recurved necksCucurbita moschata - any of various plants bearing squash having hard rinds and elongated recurved necks
winter crookneck squash - a squash with a hard rind and an elongated curved neck
winter squash, winter squash plant - any of various plants of the species Cucurbita maxima and Cucurbita moschata producing squashes that have hard rinds and mature in the fall
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Scientifically known as Cucurbita moschata, it was made by cross-breeding Gooseneck squash and Hubbard squash a member of pumpkin family, butternut squash has a pleasant nutty flavour and mildly sweet taste.
For example, Cucurbita moschata (Duchesne) (Cucurbitaceae) flowers only visited once by T.
Usually they're cucurbita moschata or cucurbita maxima, as the pepo species is often too mild and watery.
In vitro effects of Cucurbita moschata seed extracts on Haemonchus contortus.
For this, "Cabotia" pumpkins (hybrid from the species Cucurbita maxima Duchesne x Cucurbita moschata Duchesne) were used as substrate, preferably those with shriveled peel, with stem, and without lesions.
Dehydrodiconiferyl alcohol, isolated from Cucurbita moschata, has shown anti-adipogenic and anti-lipogenic effects.
Dietary supplementation of NS seed oil, alone or in combination with Cucurbita moschata seed oil, improved the microbial fermentation and reduced the pH values of rabbit caecum (Gaafar et al.
Classic naturopathic herbals include Artemisia annua (sweet wormwood), Artemisia tridentata (sagebrush), Allium sativum (garlic), Gentiana lutea (gentian), Mahonia aquifolium (Oregon grape), Zingiber officinalis (ginger), Tanacetum vulgare (tansy), Azadirachta indica (neem), Hydrastis canadensis (goldenseal), Thuja pUcata (western red cedar), Syzygium aromaticum (clove), juglans nigra (black walnut), Dysphania ambrosioides (formerly Chenopodium ambrosioides; epazote), Ailanthus altissima (Chinese tree of heaven), Quassia amara (quassia), Picrasma excelsa (Jamaican quassia), Uncaria tomentosa (cat's claw), Tabebuia impetiginosa (pau d'arco), Citrus paradisi (grapefruit seed), Cucurbita moschata (pumpkin seed), and Carica papaya (papaya seed).
Winter squash includes, but is not limited to, Cucurbita pepo (acorn, delicata, dumpling and spaghetti); Cucurbita moschata (butternut); Cucurbita maxima (kabocha, Hubbard and buttercup); and pumpkins of all kinds are included, too.
Ma Khoer Fruit Ton/Ma Khoer Yuk Young leaves Cucurbita moschata Fuk Thong Fruit Duchesne.
Like other wild species of the Cucurbitaceae family such as Cucurbitafoestidissima (DeVeaux & Shultz 1985), Cucumeropsis mannii, Cucurbita maxima, Cucurbita moschata, Lagenaria siceraria, Cucumis sativus (Achu et al.