a box of vegetables harvested from around the Pacific Rim

Pacific Harvest

Sourced from around the Pacific Rim, all the fruits and vegetables in this basket can be found at grocery stores and farmers markets around Vancouver. Many are grown outside their country of origin, making even the simplest foods a global affair. Here is a snapshot of the diversity that can be used in a Canadian kitchen. Hover over each item to learn more!

Pacific Harvest

Grapes

Origin: Unknown
Imported from: Chile

Meyer Lemons

Origin: China
Imported from: China

Asparagus

Origin: Eastern Mediterranean
Imported from: Mexico

Ginger

Origin: South Asia and India
Imported from: Hawaii

Marian Plums

Origin: Southeast Asia
Imported from: Thailand

Turmeric

Origin: Southeast Asia
Imported from: China

Bird’s Eye Chilies

Origin: Cambodia, Vietnam, and the Phillipines
Imported from: Thailand

Garlic

Origin: Central Asia
Imported from: China

Shiitake Mushrooms

Origin: East Asia
Grown in: B.C.

Mangosteens

Origin: Indonesia
Imported from: China

Tomatillos

Origin: Mexico
Imported from: Mexico

Tomatoes

Origin: Central and South America
Imported from: Mexico

Flowering Chives

Origin: Asia and Europe
Imported from: China

Bell Peppers

Origin: Central and South America
Imported from: Mexico

Eggplant

Origin: India
Imported from: Mexico

Coconuts

Origin: Unknown
Imported from: Thailand

Thai Basil

Origin: India, Asia, and Africa
Imported from: Thailand

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