nCucurbita pepoa coarse vine widely cultivated for its large pulpy round orange fruit with firm orange skin and numerous seeds; subspecies of Cucurbita pepo include the summer squashes and a few autumn squashes
Cucurbita pepo, a common coarse pumpkin in Shoa, serves as a vegetable.
"The Highlands of Ethiopia" by William Cornwallis Harris
Cucurbita pepo L. Gourd family.
"Texas Honey Plants" by C. E. Sanborn
Summer squash (Cucurbita pepo) produces prolifically from early summer until the first frost.