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Calvin Claywell: The vegetable is a large zucchini

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Calvin Claywell writes:
This is a zucchini way past edible harvest time. Lots of seeds will be inside. Not desirable to at this stage. - Calvin Claywell
Thanks, Calvin Claywell - Good guess - mine when I first saw the things. And even better for you, having only the photo to go by. But we think that if you were to touch it and check it for firmness, there might be a different conclusion. Linda has used her kitchen "chainsaw" think it might be a spaghetti squash. It isn't. It is firm, has large seeds and appears to be in need of baking. The flavor is good. The edible part is firm. No expert on zucchini, but we think z's get softer as they mature. Farmer's market folks say some baking customers say they prefer large zucchinis - that they are better for baking zucchini bread. - EW

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