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Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Dandelion greens! Stinging Nettles! Fava Beans! Shelling peas and sugar snaps! Asparagus, rhubarb, strawberries! Shishito peppers!

Gorgeous baby carrots in many colors at Paffenroth. They also have beautiful baby beats, all kinds of interesting and unusual greens, and herbs.  Kernan is here with fava beans, Bodhitree with shishito peppers, and Mountain Sweet Berry with wild baby arugula and other unique greens.  Cherry Lane has tasty heirloom and other greenhouse tomatoes and Hoeffner has tomatoes, rhubarb, and asparagus.  Others with asparagus: Kernan, Cherry Lane, Stokes. Rogowski has dandelion greens as well as nettles and other greens, and Windfall has many kinds of greens and edible flowers.

The range of strawberry types and prices around the market is wide, with pints going for as little as $3.50 and as much as $5, and quarts going for $6 to $10.   Tri-Star prices are also variable.You'll find great strawberries at Sycamore, Cherry Lane, Phillips, Kernan, and other stands, and Tri-
Stars at Mountain Sweet Berry and Berried Treasures.

River Garden has amazing country flowers, with their yellow columbine bouquets being among the most lovely.  Hodgson is here with beautiful peonies and Berried Treasures has gorgeous peony buds as well.  Rose Meadow has fragrant roses and other flowers.

To see these and other stands and produce:
Wednesday Greenmarket

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