Slideshow: Market Scene: Union Square Greenmarket

Pluot Plums, Terhune Orchards
Pluot Plums, Terhune Orchards
Terhune was selling pluot plums this week, a crossed hybrid of plum and apricot.
Honeycrisp Apples, Terhune Orchards
Honeycrisp Apples, Terhune Orchards
Terhune also had the first honeycrisp apples of the season. Welcome back, boys!
Amish Paste Tomatoes, Keith's Farm
Amish Paste Tomatoes, Keith's Farm
All of our favorite tomatoes are still at the market, including these Amish Pastes from Keith's--the best for making sauce, if you believe their sign (I do).
French Leeks, Mountain Sweet Berry Farm
French Leeks, Mountain Sweet Berry Farm
Mountain Sweet Berry Farm had these slender, delicate French leeks this week.
Soy Beans, Maxwell's Farm
Soy Beans, Maxwell's Farm
Maxwell's Farm had fresh soy beans this week.
Egglpant, Maxwell's Farm
Egglpant, Maxwell's Farm
Maxwell's Farm also had these slender Asian style eggplant.
Sweet Potato Leaves, Bodhitree Farm
Sweet Potato Leaves, Bodhitree Farm
Bodhitree has a new green for you to add to your list of favorites: sweet potato leaves, which are loaded with vitamin A and beta-carotene.
Yellow Pickling Cucumbers, Paffenfroth Gardens
Yellow Pickling Cucumbers, Paffenfroth Gardens
These little round cukes are great for pickling, but don't let their name fool you: they're great anywhere you'd use a regular cucumber, including salads and sandwiches.
Donut Peaches, Red Jacket Orchards
Donut Peaches, Red Jacket Orchards
Red Jacket had more colors of donut peach than I knew existed: white, yellow, golden and green. Take your pick--it's pretty hard to go wrong at $3.50/box.
Spaghetti Squash, Race Farm
Spaghetti Squash, Race Farm
Race Farm was selling fresh spaghetti squash, another early fall arrival.