Acorn Squash
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Acorn squash

Zone Santa rosa ca | Don Warner added on February 11, 2017 | Answered

Is it normal for the inside to be pale yellow, almost white looking? The outside was dark green and hard.

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Alisma
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Answered on February 13, 2017

The color of the flesh might depend on the variety you have- some varieties do have almost white interiors. It sounds like the squash you had was ripe based on the rind, so probably the color is normal:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/squash/how-and-when-to-pick-acorn-squash.htm

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