What’s in Season in August? Find Out Which Fruits, Vegetables and Herbs are in Season During the Month of August

Do you want to plan your August menus using fresh, local organic fruits, vegetables and herbs? If so, it’s helpful to understand what’s in season in August. While it is impossible for us to say precisely when any given crop will be available at your local farmer’s market, this list will at least give you a good idea of some of the things you might be able to find.


What's in Season in August? This List Will Give You the Answer.
What’s in Season in August? This List Will Give You the Answer.

  • Apples
  • Apricots
  • Basil
  • Beans
  • Blueberries
  • Broccoli
  • Beets
  • Blackberries
  • Cabbage
  • Cantaloupe
  • Carrots
  • Cauliflower
  • Chives
  • Cilantro, Corn
  • Cucumbers
  • Currants
  • Celery
  • Cucumbers
  • Garlic
  • Kale
  • Lettuce
  • Melons
  • Nectarines
  • Parsley
  • Pears
  • Peaches
  • Peppers
  • Plums
  • Potatoes
  • Radishes
  • Raspberries
  • Red Cabbage
  • Romaine Lettuce
  • Rosemary
  • Sage
  • Shallots
  • Spinach
  • Strawberries
  • Summer Squash
  • Swiss Chard
  • Sweet Onions
  • Sweet Potatoes
  • Tomatoes
  • Thyme
  • Turnips
  • Watermelons
  • Yams
  • So there you have it. If you want to eat local, fresh, seasonal produce during the month of August, these are the things you might be able to find at your local farmer’s market, or perhaps in your CSA box if you subscribe to one. Happy menu planning, and happy August to all! Here’s wishing you a lovely and bountiful month.



    Blessings,

    Amy Solovay