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Local Fruit & Veg Varieties

The red fertile earth of Ibiza enables farmers to grow a wide range of crops from potatoes to tomatoes to cabbages to melons, strawberries, oranges, lemons, pomegranates, quince. Some vegetable and fruit varieties are endemic to the island and can only be found in Ibiza. Local government has a programme for the promotion of these traditional varieties, mentioned below. Other types of fruit and vegetables are also available here.

Red Potato

With red skin and yellow flesh, the red potato is excellent for frying and boiling.



Ibiza’s watermelon is sweet and crisp thanks to the island’s soil, climate and the seeds.


Other local varieties

Melo erico (melon), pebrera blanca (pepper), col pagesa (cabbage), tomate de ferro (tomato), ceba vermella (red onion), alberginia blanca (aubergine)