Although today grapes dominate the Marlborough landscape and yearly calendar, the passage of the months continues to be marked by other crops – the first peonies in October. The first cherries in November. The garlic harvest in January.
Various cultivars will allow the cherry picking season to extend through to the New Year – barring bad weather.
Read more about this year’s harvest in the Marlborough Express.
- China’s Passion for the Peony (ilookchina.net)