Peek season week of wonders

This time of year is the most amazing for local produce- pretty much anything I can think of is in season right now (except pineapples) in The Top End. What a special time and an awesome place to be. Below is just a selection of some of the delicious things grown within 100km of us. This is nearly the weekly veg for our house of 4 (adults!) Below is where it is all from …

Bananas– Pretty much organic, our yard- 0 km

Basil– Organic,  Tree climber’s garden, Rapid Creek – 2km

BEETROOT!– Spray Free, From Ronnie (S and H best fresh), Berry Springs (56km), through Greenie’s Real Food

Bitter melon– From Rapid Creek Markets, Humpty Doo Grower (38 km)

Bok Choy– Spray Free, From Ronnie (S and H best fresh), Berry Springs (56km), through Greenie’s Real Food

Capsicum– Spray free From Steve and Corey at Noonamah  (45 km)

Cucumber– Spray free From Steve and Corey at Noonamah  (45 km)

Daikon– From Rapid Creek Market stall

Dill-Spray Free, From Chris and Theresa at Bees Creek (33 km) through Greenie’s Real Food

Eggplants– Organic, Mainly our garden (0km)

Jicama– Rapid Creek stall

Lime Leaf (kaffir)- Our Yard (0km)

Lettuce mix and salad greens–  Spray Free From Ronnie, Berry Springs (56km) through Greenie’s Real Food

Mint-Spray Free, From Ronnie (S and H best fresh), Berry Springs (56km), through Greenie’s Real Food

Tomatoes– Greenie’s lime orchard (Howard Springs- 28km), Our yard (0km) and Dave and Tamara’s, Hu organic farm (Lambell’s lagoon- 56km)

Oregano– our garden (0 km)

Passionfruit– Grown Spray Free by Mary Anne at Darwin River (66 km)

Pepper leaf– Our garden (0km)

Pumpkin- Rapid Creek Market Stall, Humpty Doo farm (38km)

Rose Apple– From the market stall at Rapid Creek- from a farm at Humpty Doo? (38km)

Rosemary– Spray free from Chris and Theresa at Bees Creek (33km)

Spring Onion– Spray Free, From Ronnie (S and H best fresh), Berry Springs (56km), through Greenie’s Real Food

Star Fruit– From Rapid Creek market, Humpty Doo (38km)

Sweet Potato- Our Garden (0km)

Tatsoi– Spray Free, From Ronnie (S and H best fresh), Berry Springs (56km), through Greenie’s Real FoodWater melon- From down the highway

Zucchini– Dave and Tamara’s, Hu Organics, Lambell’s Lagoon(56km)

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