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What's in season in June 2021, and other timely information:

This page has a table below that tells when each fruit or vegetable is normally ready to be harvested in Colombia!  We also have a page with links to our own simple instructions on canning, freezing and drying  many fruits and vegetables, such as  how to make jam, apple butter, applesauce, spaghetti sauce, salsa, pickles, ketchup or freezing corn.

Typical Crop Availability - When to Pick in Colombia (South America)

Fruit/Veg July August September October November December January February March April May June
apples                 X X X X X X X X X X
apricots             X X X X X X                
Asian pears                         X X X X X X
asparagus   X X X X X                        
bananas   X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X
beans                 X X X X X X X X X X
blackberries                 X X X X            
blueberries                     X X X X        
broccoli     X X X X                 X X X X X
cabbage     X X X X                 X X X X X
cantaloupes                     X X X X X X    
cherries             X X X X X X            
Christmas trees                 X X                    
cucumbers             X X X X X X X X        
eggplant                     X X X X X X    
greens     X X X X X X             X X X X
herbs         X X X X X X X X X X X X X X
nectarines                     X X X X        
peaches                 X X X X X X X X    
peas             X X                    
peppers                     X X X X X X    
potatoes             X X X X X X            
raspberries                     X X X X X X    
rhubarb             X X X X                
pumpkins                             X X X X
squash                 X X X X X X X X X X
strawberries X X X X X X X X        
sweet corn                         X X X X    
sweet potatoes                             X X X X
tomatoes                     X X X X X X X X
watermelons                         X X X X X X




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