|The National Peach Council
August is National Peach Month, giving people plenty of reasons to enjoy this sweet and versatile fruit. Peaches are native to China, and they've been cultivated for more than a thousand years. To the Chinese, peaches bring good luck, wealth and protection. Peaches are high in vitamins A, B and C, and can be a nutritious addition to daily diets.
Peaches are delicious fruits that can be enjoyed in breakfasts, snacks and desserts. Search Metro's Recipes for great peach-related offerings and other meal ideas.