Edible Garden Day

  • Juan Camilo Perez and Ana Rodriguez of Coconut Grove enjoy an al fresco lunch with their 20-month-old daughter, Emma Perez, at The Incredible Edible Garden Festival at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013. The festival features garden and cooking demonstrations, earth learning workshops, music, yoga, live music, and lots of locally-grown foods and locally-crafted items. It continues from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the botanic garden, 10901 Old Cutler Rd. in Coral Gables. MARSHA HALPER / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden volunteer Lillian Ruiz of Aventura carries fresh peppers and tomatoes to her car while on a break during The Incredible Edible Garden Festival at Fairchild on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013. Ruiz, who brought her 16-year-old daughter Sabrina to help out at the sixth annual festival, said she planned to use the locally-grown veggies in her homemade spaghetti sauce. The festival features garden and cooking demonstrations, earth learning workshops, music, yoga, live music, and lots of locally-grown foods and locally-crafted items. It continues from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the botanic garden, 10901 Old Cutler Rd. in Coral Gables. MARSHA HALPER / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Inside the Earth Learning Mobile Kitchen, Chef Derek Hernandez, of Whole Foods Market Coral Gables, prepares Pumpkin Honey Crisp Apple Prosciutto Panini and Pumpkin Mousse for an audience, on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013 at The Incredible Edible Garden Festival at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013. The festival continues from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the botanic garden, 10901 Old Cutler Rd. in Coral Gables. MARSHA HALPER / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Baby eggplants are for sale by Benny Fruits & Vegetables, from south Miami-Dade County, at The Incredible Edible Garden Festival at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013. The festival features garden and cooking demonstrations, earth learning workshops, music, yoga, live music, and lots of locally-grown foods and locally-crafted items. It continues from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the botanic garden, 10901 Old Cutler Rd. in Coral Gables. MARSHA HALPER / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Locally-grown dragon fruit, left, and ginger are displayed by Laura Fresh Produce, from Homestead, at The Incredible Edible Garden Festival at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013. MARSHA HALPER / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Davie residents Christie Bailey, second from left, and her mother, Marilyn Bailey, far left, talk vegetable growing with Rane Roatta, right, behind the "counter" of the Harvest Hub Mobile Harvest trailer, on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013. A project of Earth Learning, Harvest Hub is among the vendors at The Incredible Edible Garden Festival at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden. The festival features garden and cooking demonstrations, earth learning workshops, music, yoga, live music, and lots of locally-grown foods and locally-crafted items. It continues from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the botanic garden, 10901 Old Cutler Rd. in Coral Gables. MARSHA HALPER / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • A bounty of locally-grown produce awaits shoppers at The Incredible Edible Garden Festival at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013. The festival features garden and cooking demonstrations, earth learning workshops, music, yoga, live music, and lots of locally-grown foods and locally-crafted items. It continues from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the botanic garden, 10901 Old Cutler Rd. in Coral Gables. MARSHA HALPER / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Visitors to The Incredible Edible Garden Festival at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden stroll among majestic and flowering trees on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013. The festival continues from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the botanic garden, 10901 Old Cutler Rd. in Coral Gables. MARSHA HALPER / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  •   MARSHA HALPER / Miami Herald Staff