Market Scene: Cherries, Berries, Peaches (and Some Vegetables) at the Grand Army Plaza Greenmarket

Market Scene: NY

Snapshots from the farmers market.

[Photographs: Lauren Rothman]

In season now: Strawberries, Blueberries, Cherries, Peaches, Peas, Cucumbers, Summer Squash, Beets
In season soon: Eggplants, Tomatoes, Peppers

The past few weeks have witnessed a riot of summer vegetables arriving at the Greenmarkets, but this week some sweeter produce was the hot ticket item: summer fruit is nearly in full swing. Blueberries and strawberries are still going strong, and two hotly anticipated stone fruits showed up: dark, luscious cherries and fragrant, fuzzy-skinned peaches. Click through the slideshow above for a closer look at these June beauties, and be sure to make some time for the market tomorrow!