Gallery: Market Scene: Getting Back to Normal at the Grand Army Plaza Greenmarket

Hurricane Relief
Hurricane Relief

Donations were accepted to distribute to victims of Hurricane Sandy.

Butternut Squash, Williams Fruit Farm
Butternut Squash, Williams Fruit Farm

You know it's really fall when this versatile stalwart comes into season.

Pears, Williams Fruit Farm
Pears, Williams Fruit Farm

Williams Fruit Farm offered several varieties of its sweet pears.

Celery Root, Bradley Farm
Celery Root, Bradley Farm

With celery still attached!

Dandelion Greens, Bradley Farms
Dandelion Greens, Bradley Farms

Braised with bacon and apple cider vinegar, these make a great fall side dish.

Turnips, Bradley Farm
Turnips, Bradley Farm

I've never seen Cape Cod turnips before, but I love any iteration of this earthy root vegetable.

Collards, Phillips Farms
Collards, Phillips Farms

Giant leaves of dark, iron-rich greens.

Purple Cauliflower, Phillips Farms
Purple Cauliflower, Phillips Farms

Just as tasty as its white cousin, and ten times as pretty.

Roots and Squash, Maxwell's Farm
Roots and Squash, Maxwell's Farm

Pretty much sums up fall at the greenmarket.

Kohlrabi, Maxwell's Farm
Kohlrabi, Maxwell's Farm

Purple or green, take your pick—they taste the same.

Greens!, Evolutionary Organics
Greens!, Evolutionary Organics

The New Paltz farm never fails to astound with its sheer variety of delicate salad greens.

Radishes, Evolutionary Organics
Radishes, Evolutionary Organics

Can you believe the color of these beauts?

Assorted Mushrooms, Madura Farm
Assorted Mushrooms, Madura Farm

The Goshen, N.Y.-based farm specializes in cultivated mushrooms. Here, a variety, with the last few meaty, much-prized oyster mushrooms at right.

Shiitakes, Madura Farm
Shiitakes, Madura Farm

Oysters sold out, but there were still plenty of shiitake mushrooms to be had.