Kabocha Squash
 
 
 
 
Pumpkin Oodama Kabocha Seed Package PictureKabocha Squash

English Name - Kabocha squash

Japanese Name - 大玉カボチャ (oodamakabocha)

Picture - Kabocha squash seeds
Picture - Kabocha ready for harvest
Picture - Harvested kabocha

Actually only a few squash were produced this year. The vines were doing pretty good until the island was hit with a three week long monsoon season. The leaves and the squash turned brown and began to fall off.
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Resources

As an amateur farmer, I am constantly looking for information to make things easier, and to be more productive in my farms.

My best resource though is all of you REAL FARMERS out there. If you are growing kabocha squash, please take some time and post a comment with your thoughts, suggestions, constructive criticism, and links to useful sites.

Your input will be greatly appreciated not only by me, but anyone else visiting this page. Thanking you ahead of time for posting.

For now check out the following links, which I found to be very useful.

Picture - Kabocha squash seeds.
Wikipedia - general information about kabocha squash.
 
 
 
 
 
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