Slideshow: Market Scene: Union Square Greenmarket

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Spring Garlic, Madura Farms
Spring Garlic, Madura Farms
Early spring's green garlic has given way to tender bulbs of spring garlic, special spring treats in their own right.
Strawberries, Stokes Farm
Strawberries, Stokes Farm
Last time we checked in at the market, strawberries were a hot commodity. This week they were all over, including these from Stokes Farm.
Pea Shoots, Mountain Sweet Berry Farm
Pea Shoots, Mountain Sweet Berry Farm
These Lambron Pea Shoots are notable for their sweet miniature leaves.
Summer Squash, Cherry Lane Farms
Summer Squash, Cherry Lane Farms
The first summer squash made their appearance this week at Cherry Lane's stand.
Mixed Greens, Rogowski Farms
Mixed Greens, Rogowski Farms
These bunches of greens are pretty enough to stick in a vase and use as a centerpiece. Of course, that'd be a waste, because they're delicious.
Ramp Bulbs, Berried Treasures
Ramp Bulbs, Berried Treasures
I'm calling it: ramp season is over. Berried Treasures was selling just the bulbs, the season's last gasp.
Fiddleheads, Berried Treasures
Fiddleheads, Berried Treasures
Berried Treasures also had oodles of fiddlehead ferns.
Dog Treats, Hudson Valley Duck Farm
Dog Treats, Hudson Valley Duck Farm
In addition to their fresh duck meat and charcuterie, this week Hudson Valley Duck Farm was offering treats for the canine members of the family.
Green Onions, Bodhitree Farm
Green Onions, Bodhitree Farm
These picturesque green onions are just calling out for the grill.
Asparagus, Bodhitree Farm
Asparagus, Bodhitree Farm
Bodhitree continues to have some of the best asparagus at the market.
Hakurei Turnips, Hawthorne Valley Farm
Hakurei Turnips, Hawthorne Valley Farm
Hawthorne Valley was selling these sweet white Hakurei turnips.