Although much is said about summer's hottest produce ticket, the tomato, and its many multicolored heirloom varieties, rarely do varieties of winter's biggest vegetable, squash, get the same kind of attention. Thankfully, someone's stepped up to the plate and created a handy, extensive visual guide to the many different varieties of winter squash.
The Vegetable Garden, a reproduction of illustrations that were commissioned by the Parisian seed company Vilmorin-Andrieux & Cie in the late 1800s. This is a loose-leaf collection, which means it comes as a boxed set of 46 prints suitable for framing. By Taschen books.