Murdoch Market Update
- Arrivals; Broadbeans, Horseradish from Tassie & local pomegranates
- Limited: Heirloom Tomatoes, wild rocket, baby spinach
- Pricey: Brocoli, Mango
Quince used to be considered a delicacy. It is a low calorie fruit, has a good concentration of vitamin C and minerals. In some parts of the world, the seed is soaked until a viscous substance is produced which can be used for medicinal purposes.
Did You Know?
Originally from Asia, Quinces are grown commercially in small quantities in Australia. It grows in cooler subtropical areas to cold temperate regions, and has a culture similar to that of apples and pears. It is in season from mid February until late April