Baby Pumpkin is a little version of the pumpkin.
Pumpkins are native to Central and South America.
The Baby Pumpkin is a type of squash and is a family member of the cucumber and melon
The bright orange flesh offers a consistent sweet mild flavor.
Baby Pumpkin seeds, known as pipits, may be roasted and enjoyed as a snack.
From the fleshy shell, to the seeds, to even the flowers; most parts of the Baby Pumpkin are edible.
When the fruit is ripe, it can be boiled, baked, steamed or roasted.
In North America the Baby Pumpkin pie is a traditional sweet dessert and is often made for Thanksgiving and Christmas.
Baby Pumpkins are rich in coumarin, coumarins also have antioxidant properties and effective in helping prostate problems.