American Peak Seasonal Food List -December
Dormant States - Please note that during the winter months there are many states which become dormant, meaning that seasonal growth is extremely slow or has completely ceased due to the winter climate. In these cases, it will be necessary to rely on stored, frozen or canned goods until the Spring.
Cranberries and winter squash.
Brussels Sprouts, carrots, cauliflower, celery root, ginger, kale, leeks, mushrooms, scallions and winter squash.
Apples, garlic, mushrooms, pears, potatoes, turnips and winter squash.
Broccoli, cabbage, carrots, and winter squash.
Beets, Brussels sprouts, cabbage, carrots, celery, potatoes, pumpkin, turnips and winter squash.
Cabbage, chestnuts, pumpkin, spinach, sweet potatoes, turnips.
Collard greens, pecans, persimmons, rutabaga, turnip greens and winter squash.
Avocados, cabbage, celery, grapefruit, lettuce oranges, radishes, star fruits, tangerines and tomatoes.
Apples, beets, broccoli, Brussels sprouts, cabbage, carrots, collard greens, mushrooms, spinach and winter squash.
Beets, broccoli, cabbage, cauliflower, grapefruit, kumquats, Meyer lemons, oranges, Satsumas and turnips.
Pecans and turnip greens.
Apples, cabbage, peanuts, pecans and sweet potatoes.
Apples, lettuces and sweet potatoes.
Sweet potatoes and Swiss chard.
Brussels sprouts, collard greens, garlic, kale, leeks, lettuces, onions, parsnips, spinach, turnips and winter squash.
Broccoli, potatoes, spinach, sweet potatoes, turnips and winter squash.
Broccoli, cabbage, cauliflower and collard greens.
The Southwest – December
Broccoli, cabbage, carrots, collard greens, grapefruit, kale, lemons, oranges and spinach.
Beets, Brussels sprouts, pecans and potatoes.
Broccoli, cauliflower, celery, grapefruit, mushrooms, oranges, peppers, spinach, sweet potatoes and turnips.
Chestnuts in this region.)
Dormant – rely on storage items such as fruits and veggies.
Beets, cabbage, carrots, guavas, kiwi, lemons, lettuce, mushrooms, oranges and scallions.
Apples, carrots, onions, potatoes and winter squash.
Avocados, burdock, hearts of palm, lettuce, limes, mushrooms, oranges, pumpkins, rambutans and tangerines.
Apples, onions, potatoes and winter squash.
Hazelnuts, potatoes, walnuts and winter squash.
Apples, carrots, collard greens, garlic, kale, mushrooms, onions, pears, potatoes and winter squash.
Broccoli, cauliflower leeks, onions, potatoes, spinach, sweet potatoes and winter squash.
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