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In Season • September 

Spring is here! I am really looking forward to the sun warming up the earth in my humble veggie patch and giving everything a bit of a hurry-up. I am not a patient (or talented) gardener, but I do love the results!

In September, there are still some lovely citrus around, so I will be making the most of these before summer comes.

asparagus recipes

September | vegetables & herbs

  • Artichoke
  • Asparagus
  • Avocado
  • Basil
  • Beetroot
  • Bok Choy
  • Broad Beans
  • Broccoli
  • Cabbage
  • Carrot
  • Cauliflower
  • Chillies
  • Chinese broccoli Chinese greens
  • Chives
  • Eggplant
  • Garlic
  • Ginger
  • Green asparagus
  • Green beans
  • Leek
  • Lettuce
  • Mint
  • Mushrooms
  • Onion
  • Oregano
  • Pak Choi
  • Peas
  • Potato
  • Pumpkin
  • Silverbeet
  • Spinach
  • Spring onions – green shallots
  • Thyme
  • Zucchini

September | fruit

  • Apple
  • Blood oranges
  • Grapefruit
  • Lemons
  • Mandarin
  • Orange
  • Pineapple
  • Rockmelon
  • Strawberry
  • Tangelo
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