Wiffens

Contact details

Telephone: 02 6295 7822
Email: info@wiffens.com
Website: http://www.wiffens.com/

Wiffens has been a providore of quality produce for over 30 years with a dedicated following of astute customers who value the ease, freshness and range of the Wiffens shopping experience. At Wiffens we are always happy to answer questions about what’s in season or help you with your bags.

You will taste the Wiffens difference and realise true value when your produce and flowers remains fresher for longer. Jack, David and Barbara Irvine are constantly sourcing new suppliers whether for an artisan cheese, local eggs, organic milk, homemade jam or new varieties of heirloom vegetables direct from a local grower. We have direct links to local growers and producers, as well as a dedicated organic produce and grocery section and the most extensive range of fresh cut flowers in Canberra at competitive prices. Once you visit this Canberra institution you won’t want to shop anywhere else.

Wiffens also offers an online pick up or delivery shopping service as well as wholesale produce to restaurants and café’s.

  • Fruit Berries: Raspberries and blackberries good value. Strawberries tightening up. Cherries: Available.  Citrus: Limes still very scarce. Lemons scarce but good quality. Qld fruit starting next week. Fingerlimes available. Navels ending rapidly but nice sweet Valencias have started. Grapes: Aussie Flames in season. Lychees: Season has started. Mangoes: Good range and eating KP’s our pick. Melons: Watermelons eating well. Try new orange candy melon (rock and honeydew cross). Rockmelon scarce.  Pines: Eating really well.  Stone fruit: Yellow and white peaches and nectarines in season. Apricots in season and eating well. Yellow nectarines our pick.  Vegetables  Asparagus: Still good. Avocados: Local NSW Fruit and WA fruit in season. Reid Avocados in season.  Beans & Peas: Try purple flat beans. Round beans still waiting for new region season to kick off.  Cucumbers: All really good value including apple, tele and Lebanese.   English spinach: Nice bunches.  Garlic: Aussie garlic in season. Potatoes & Pumpkin: Washed Nicolas our pick. Tomatoes: Great value and range of cherry tomatoes. Zucchini & Cauliflower: Good value. Flowers Great value peonies this week literally one or two weeks of the year in which peonies are really affordable so don’t miss out.  Also Chincheree and Arabs eye such a long lasting flower!