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Stem grown into side of squash

Post  Megan on 9/11/2010, 11:44 am

I've never seen this before, thought it was pretty interesting. (The scar in the is from a rose bush the squash had grown over.) Part of the stem is grown right into the fruit and there is at least one blossom coming out of there.....



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Post  elliephant on 9/11/2010, 2:47 pm

How fascinating!

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Post  martha on 9/28/2010, 1:15 pm

what exactly have you been feeding those squash, young lady?
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Post  LaFee on 9/28/2010, 1:56 pm

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Post  Chopper on 9/28/2010, 2:35 pm

@LaFee wrote:Homeowner Association board members.

rofl

I think they would have rotted and died. Shocked

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Post  acara on 9/28/2010, 4:13 pm

@LaFee wrote:Homeowner Association board members.


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Re: Stem grown into side of squash

Post  Megan on 9/28/2010, 6:55 pm

lol! rofl darn funny :lolsignwave:

Oh my goodness, I'm crying I'm laughing so hard....

Too bad I have to rip my garden out. Faking up a pair of feet sticking out of the ground under the rampicante vines would be a FABULOUS Halloween decoration!!!! Laughing
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Post  CarolynPhillips on 9/29/2010, 11:39 pm

Too bad I have to rip my garden out. Faking up a pair of feet sticking out of the ground under the rampicante vines would be a FABULOUS Halloween decoration!!!!



darn funny

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Post  CarolynPhillips on 9/29/2010, 11:45 pm

I have seen that happen to other squash also. Just a mutant blossom stem.


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Post  Megan on 9/30/2010, 6:11 pm

I pulled EVERYTHING today... that squash is huge, and its twin brother is even bigger, I think... have to weigh them. I am absolutely drenched (yay for ripping out a garden in 3 hours in the pouring, pouring rain....NOT!) and done for tonight, but I'll have to post some pics of the booty.
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