Peaches are in season in Southern California! Laura Avery chats with farmer Troy Regier, who brings his low-acid, sub-acid and traditional varieties of yellow and white peaches.
Summer herbs include mint. It's a great starter plant and is virtually indestructible according to Logan Williams of Hayground Organics. There's more to mint than spearmint. Try planting orange mint or chocolate mint. Since this herb can take over, it's best planted in a 3-gallon deep pot with at least 4 hours of sun.
Tommy Peltier of Ladybugs Forever sells ladybugs that can be let loose on your aphid-infected plants.
Music break: Baixo de Pau (Um Abraco, Ernesto) by Baden Powell