WHAT’S IN SEASON

WHAT’S IN SEASON

 FRUIT 

BERRIES   Good eating strawberries. Blueberries better value.

FIGS  Good value.

CITRUS   Great range of citrus. Lemons good value. Blood oranges have started. Ruby blood navels, easy peel oranges, tangelos good eating mandarins. Navels good eating but juicing slightly sour.

EXOTIC  Quinces popular but later in the season so may be some markings, soft and hard persimmons.

PEARS All good.

PINES  Topless pines good value.

MELONS  Rockmelons supply has firmed.

 VEGETABLES  

 LOCAL & DIRECT FROM THE GROWER  Good mushrooms (all varieties), hydro lettuce, kale & cavolo nero.

CORN  Better value. .

POTATOES   Beautiful King Edwards. Good gnocchi potato.

AVOCADOES  New season Fuerte’s. Delay in Southern season fruit hitting the market to ease prices.

BEANS & PEAS  Better value snow peas and sugar snaps. Black magic round beans still in season great variety crisp and great colour, shape and quality.

TOMATOES  Queensland season starting to ramp up with prices to ease over next few weeks.

CAULIFLOWER  Good value.

JERUSALEM ARTICHOKES  In season.

SAVOY CABBAGE  Selling well.

NEW ZEALAND YAMS   Available.

FLOWERS  Jonquils, early cheer, daffodils and peonies.