Written by Brandon Maya
Greetings, Petworth Market Folks! An August seasonal bounty celebrates sweet basil, crunchy sting beans, fresh corn, ripe beets and much much more. See the produce that is prime in August and snag some at the Market this Friday from 4 – 8PM!
Photography by Brandon Johnson
August Seasonal Fruits
Apples, apricots, basil, carrots, gooseberries, strawberries, cherries, dates, figs, grapes, mangoes, melons, peaches, plums, watermelon, loganberries, sage, nectarines, raspberries, rhubarb, cantaloupe, blueberries, kiwi, blackberries, boysenberries, casaba melon, Crenshaw melon, grapefruit, honeydew melon, limes, lychee, olallieberries, passion fruit, Persian melons
August Seasonal Vegetables
Butter lettuce, Chayote squash, green beans, beets, summer squash, tomatoes, Chile peppers, sweet peppers, okra, corn, cucumbers, spinach, watercress, cauliflower, aubergine, fennel, asparagus, cabbage, celery, lettuce, mangetout, new potatoes, oyster mushrooms, peas, radish, French beans, chayote squash, eggplant, garlic, jalapeno peppers, lima beans, tomatillo, zucchini