Is a squash a vegetable or fruit?

Answer It is indeed a vegetable That's actually not true. Scientifically speaking, it is a fruit. Anything that has seeds is a fruit actually the first person who wrote on here is right it is a vegetable

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Is squash a vegetable or a fruit?

The defining characteristic of a fruit is that the part we eat contains seeds, which a vegetable does not. Thus squash, along with tomatoes, cucumbers and green beans, are considered fruit.Source:S... Read More »

Is acorn squash a fruit or vegetable?

It's a fruit. Any part of a plant that contains seeds is a fruit. Vegetables are leafy parts or roots, like spinach and carrots. Grains are seeds that don't have a fruit, or grow on the outside of ... Read More »

What country does squash fruit come from?

Does a cross pollination of a gourd and a squash create an edible squash?

Answer Most gourds that I am familiar with are from a different genus - Lagenaria. In that case they will not cross with each other. Some decorative gourds are in the genus Cucurbita and will cross... Read More »