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Check here for GrowNY's Greenmarket Maps for Union Square: http://www.grownyc.org/unionsquaregreenmarket

Saturday, July 6, 2013

Eckerton has baby artichokes! Fantasy Fruit has gooseberries!! Locust Grove has currants!

Caradonna, Cheerful Cherry, and others have sweet and sour cherries.  Locust Grove also has local strawberries and Mountain Sweet Berry has Tri-Star strawberries. Hodgson is here with blueberries and Phillips has raspberries and blueberries.
Hodgson's blueberries

Sycamore has CORN as well as tomatoes, fava beans, and other produce.  Norwich has many kinds of bean, pepper, eggplant, and green. Lani has all kinds of beans, peppers, unique greens, and fresh garlic. D'Attolico has their delicious sweet carrots, onion flowers, sprouts, and greens.
D'Attolico's Onion Flowers
Paffenroth has all kinds of interesting carrots, radishes, beets, potatoes, and greens, and S&SO has heirloom tomatoes, lettuces, and other produce.  Miglorelli has beets, radishes, greens, and cherries.
Norwich Meadows Eggplants
Stokes has many kinds of cut herbs, including bush basil, Thai basil, and other basils, fresh garlic, tomatoes, squashes, and greens.  Oak Grove has gorgeous sunflowers, great popcorn, many kinds of potted herbs, and several potted peppers. (They also have pork and beef.)
Oak Grove's Pepper Plants
Hoeffner has vegetables and flowering plants. (He reminded me today that he, S&SO, and Hodgson were among the farms here on the very first day of the Greenmarket ever, at the now just a memory 59th Street location!!)
Eckerton's Artichokes
To see a list of who's here and who's not today: Here today!
To see pictures of these and other stands and produce: Greenmarket Saturday, July 6

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