What's in season in January?

There are some glorious fruits and vegetables in season in January! You may not think of it as a month that's bountiful with produce, but there are some special gems you won't want to miss out on. 

One important thing to note is that seasonality of produce is different between states, countries, and regions. This is primarily a seasonal guide for North America, although there will be overlap with other countries and places in the Northern hemisphere. 

There are great regional resources for what's in season, some of which I've listed below. With that in mind, here's what's in season in January!

  • Kumquats
  • Leeks
  • Lemons
  • Lettuce
  • Limes
  • Mandarins
  • Mushrooms
  • Onions
  • Oranges
  • Parsnips
  • Pomelos
  • Radishes
  • Rutabaga
  • Scallions
  • Spinach
  • Sunchokes
  • Turnips
  • Arugula
  • Beets
  • Blood Oranges
  • Bok Choy
  • Broccoli
  • Broccoli Rabe
  • Brussels Sprouts
  • Cabbage
  • Carrots
  • Cauliflower
  • Chard
  • Collard Greens
  • Cress
  • Endive
  • Fennel
  • Garlic
  • Grapefruit
  • Kale
What's in season in January?

Regional Guides

United States - What's in Season in Your Region?

Canada - What's in Season

Australia - Seasonal Food Guide

United Kingdom - Eat the Seasons


Eating Seasonal Resources

*Please note - some of the above links are affiliate links, which means I will make a small portion of the profit if you purchase services (at no extra expense to you). 


GuidesEmily Wilson