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maslovma Jun 1, 2009 09:09 AM

Does anyone know where I can buy fiddlehead ferns in the DC area? I checked the Whole Foods in Silver Spring and didn't see them. Any tips??

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    ILoveBacon RE: maslovma Jun 1, 2009 09:58 AM

    I can't speak for DC area but the mushroom lady at the Waverly Farmer's Market in Baltimore was selling fresh fiddlehead ferns on Saturday morning.

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      reiflame RE: maslovma Jun 1, 2009 10:10 AM

      I have seen them in Wegmans produce section before.

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        deangold RE: maslovma Jun 1, 2009 11:06 AM

        This is pretty ate in the season for them. They should be done shortly. Ramps are pretty much over as well.

        1. MsDiPesto RE: maslovma Jun 1, 2009 11:11 AM

          Earlier in the year I saw them in some grocery stores, including the Harris Teeter on Duke Street in Alexandria.

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            Olive123 RE: maslovma Jun 3, 2009 05:37 PM

            I have seen them at the Balducci's on Washington in Old Town.

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