Ontario Fruit & Vegetable Season Growing

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Eating what is in season can definitely help with your food bill. These f0ods can not only be bought at your local grocery store, but you can also shop at your local farmer’s markets, or go directly to the farms to pick off the vines.

It’s a great time to get fresh fruit & veggies that generally have fewer chemicals. Your more opt to find Organic as well for reasonable prices.

There is a definite trend between flyers and what’s in the season as far as a lot of fruits and veggies goes as well.

You generally will find the best prices on seasonal produce.

Ways to Stockpile Fruits & Vegetables:

  • Canning
  • Freezing

Fruits In Season

  • Apples – July -October
  • Blackberries July – August
  • Blueberries: July – August
  • Cantaloupes: August – September
  • Cherries: June – July
  • Grapes: August -September
  • Melons: July – September
  • Peaches: July – August
  • Pears: August -October
  • Plums: July – August
  • Pumpkins: September-October
  • Raspberries: June – August
  • Rhubarb: April – June
  • Strawberries: June – July
  • Watermelons: August – September

Vegetables found local Growing Season:

  • Asparagus: April – June
  • Basil: July – September
  • Beets: May – October
  • Broccoli: June – October
  • Brussels Sprouts: August-November
  • Cabbage: June – November
  • Carrots: May- November
  • Cauliflower – August – November
  • Celery: August – October
  • Cilantro: June – September
  • Corn – Late June -August
  • Cucumbers: July -October
  • Eggplant: July -October
  • Garlic: August – November
  • Green Beans: July – September
  • Green Onions: June – September
  • Kale: June – November
  • Leeks: August – October
  • Lettuce May -October
  • Mushrooms (cultivated) Found year-round
  • Onions: August – October
  • Parsley: May- September
  • Parsnips: April – May and again in October – November
  • Peas: June – August
  • Peppers: June – September
  • Potatoes: July – November
  • Radishes: May – October
  • Spinach May – October
  • Squash ( Summer): July -October
  • Squash ( Winter) August – November
  • Tomatoes: July – October
  • Turnips: August – November
  • Zucchini July – October
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Would you like it broken up by month instead?

May:

Vegetables:

  • Asparagus

June:

Fruit:

  • Rhubarb
  • Strawberries

Veggies:

  • Asparagus
  • Beets
  • Broccoli
  • Carrots
  • Cauliflower
  • Cucumbers
  • Lettuce
  • Peas
  • Zucchini

July:

Fruit:

  • Apples
  • Cherries
  • Raspberries
  • Rhubarb
  • Strawberries

Veggies: 

  • Beans
  • Beets
  • Broccoli
  • Cabbage
  • Carrots
  • Cauliflower
  • Cucumbers
  • Eggplant
  • Lettuce
  • Potatoes
  • Peas
  • Summer Squash
  • Swiss Chard
  • Tomatoes
  • Zucchini

August

Fruit:

  • Apples
  • Cherries
  • Melons
  • Pears
  • Plum
  • Rhubarb

Veggies:

  • Beans
  • Beets
  • Broccoli
  • Brussels Sprouts
  • Cabbage
  • Carrots
  • Cauliflower
  • Celery
  • Cucumbers
  • Eggplant
  • Garlic
  • Kale
  • Leeks
  • Lettuce
  • Onions
  • Parsley
  • Parsnips
  • Potatoes
  • Peas
  • Peppers
  • Rutabagas
  • Summer Squash
  • Sweet Corn
  • Swiss Chard
  • Tomatoes
  • Winter Squash
  • Zucchini

September/October

Fruit:

  • Apples
  • Grapes
  • Pears
  • Plums

Veggies

  • Beans
  • Beets
  • Broccoli
  • Brussels Sprouts
  • Cabbage
  • Carrots
  • Cauliflower
  • Celery
  • Cucumbers
  • Eggplant
  • Garlic
  • Kale
  • Leeks
  • Lettuce
  • Okra
  • Onions
  • Parsley
  • Parsnips
  • Peppers
  • Potatoes
  • Quince
  • Rutabagas
  • Salad Greens
  • Summer Squash
  • Sweet Corn
  • Swiss Chard
  • Tomatoes
  • Winter Squash
  • Zucchini

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