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How long does it take for spaghetti squash to ripen?
Can you eat spaghetti squash before it is ripe?
Does spaghetti squash have to be yellow to be ripe?
What happens if you pick spaghetti squash too early?
Do squash continue to ripen after picked?
When should you not eat spaghetti squash?
What can I do with unripe squash?
Does yellow squash ripen after picking?
How do you ripen squash?
Can you eat unripe squash?
It was a little like zucchini, the sweetness hadn’t developed yet, so it was definitely more savory-oriented and more firm, but not tough, just with a longer cooking time. Squash and pumpkin vines/shoots are another great part of the plant to eat.
Why are some of my spaghetti squash green?
The color of all winter squash deepens and becomes more vibrant as the fruit matures. Spaghetti squash should be a rich yellow-gold color when it’s ripe. If the fruits are still pale or green, they aren’t ready yet. The spaghetti squash in the photo below is definitely not ready to pick.