Reflecting Vancouver

Urbanism and Life on the West Coast

Fall Harvest

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Vancouver Fall Garden HarvestYes, Vancouver gardens are productive into November. This year I’ve been learning through the Kitsilano Community Garden how to plant for multiple harvests from spring through autumn. At the recommendation of fellow gardeners, the mountain of leaves in the blender are about to be turned into tasty shiso pesto. It tastes very similar to the classic Italian version, and is prepared much the same way with shiso leaves in place of basil. They grow longer in the season, too.
Shiso Pesto
Shiso Pesto 2


Author: Chris

I'm the author of Reflecting Vancouver, a West Coast blog devoted to urbanism, culture, politics, philosophy, and everyday living in Vancouver. Right now I'm taking a break to travel.

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