The Center of origin for Maxima squash is South America. It is unclear how and when they arrived in North America. This beautiful large landrace winter squash has orange skin with occasional green and blue streaks. It is descended from the Hopi Orange variety. Thick meat, edible skin, a range of shapes, with some reaching 45 lbs. Excellent for soups and pies and a good keeper. 3' spacing. 95 days. Grown by Pueblo Seed. Certified Organic.