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WHAT GROWS IN YOUR HEMISPHERE? ♦ OCTOBER VOUCHER

This challenge closed almost 3 years ago.

The Challenge

Please enter a work depicting the fruits, or vegetables growing in your hemisphere in this season (September – December; Spring & Autumn)

♦ Here is a roundup of vegetables and fruits ready for harvest during September in the Southern Hemisphere:

Vegetables: artichoke, asparagus, beet, broccoli, Brussels sprouts, cabbage, carrot, celeriac, celery, Chinese cabbage, kale, lettuce, parsnip, peas, purslane, radish, rhubarb, Swiss chard (silverbeet), spinach.

Fruit: avocado, banana, cape gooseberries, grapefruit, lemons, limes, mandarins, navel oranges, passionfruit, tamarilloes, tangelos.

Judging / Voting Criteria

Please vote for multiple works

♦ Thanks a lot for all participants

Rewards & Prizes

Banners on top ten win works

Additional Information

September brings in spring and ends winter in the Southern Hemisphere

The first day of spring in the southern part of the world this year is September 22. On this day, the sun rises directly in the east and sets directly in the west. The time between sunrise and sunset is exactly 12 hours.

Now is the time to sow outdoors cool season vegetables: cabbage, cauliflower, celery, Brussels sprouts, and broccoli. Other vegetables you can sow outdoors this month include: artichoke, beets, carrots, cress, endive, gooseberry, kohlrabi, lettuce, radishes, spring onions, parsnip, potato tubers, radish, rhubarb crowns, rutabaga, salsify, spinach, Swiss chard, turnips, and Witloof chicory

Harvest to Table

Cover Image: Grapes by XTOS

Completed

The Top Ten

Lemon 'n' Lime Party by Fiona  Lee

Lemon 'n' Lime Party by Fiona Lee was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 10 votes.

  • Trois petites poires by Corinne Pouzet
  • Kalyna Berries  by bevmorgan
  • Conversation by Ivana Pinaffo
  • Harvest....「minori」 by vasenoir
  • Have some ! by Vickyh
  • Strawberry Still Life by Michael Beckett
  • Mandarins by marlene veronique holdsworth
  • Healthy by Elizabeth Kendall
  • Lovely potatoes by Karin Zeller

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