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In Season • December

Summertime! | Although the weather is very confused at the moment, I am looking forward to the annual bounty of stone fruits and fresh salad ingredients. The veggie patch has loved the rain after a long dry winter and we are looking forward to home-grown tomatoes, lettuce and cucumbers.

December | vegetables & herbs

  • Artichoke
  • Asparagus
  • Avocado
  • Basil
  • Beetroot
  • Broccoli
  • Corn
  • Chives
  • Coriander
  • Cucumber
  • Dill
  • Eggplant
  • Garlic
  • Green beans
  • Lettuce
  • Mint
  • Onion
  • Oregano
  • Peas
  • Potatoes
  • Silverbeet
  • Spinach
  • Sugar Snap Peas
  • Tomatoes
  • Zucchini

December | fruit

  • Banana
  • Blueberry
  • Cherry
  • Grapefruit
  • Honeydew
  • Lemon
  • Lychee
  • Mango
  • Papaya
  • Pineapple
  • Rockmelon
  • Strawberry
  • Watermelon
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