Brown marmorated stink bugs hang out on a house on 13th Street in midtown Sacramento on Sept. 19, 2013. The stink bugs, native to Korea and Taiwan have established a large population on 13th Street in midtown Sacramento. This is the first reproducing population in California outside Los Angeles County and is considered an agricultural pest.
Brown marmorated stink bugs hang out on a house on 13th Street in midtown Sacramento on Sept. 19, 2013. The stink bugs, native to Korea and Taiwan have established a large population on 13th Street in midtown Sacramento. This is the first reproducing population in California outside Los Angeles County and is considered an agricultural pest. Randy Pench Sacramento Bee file
Brown marmorated stink bugs hang out on a house on 13th Street in midtown Sacramento on Sept. 19, 2013. The stink bugs, native to Korea and Taiwan have established a large population on 13th Street in midtown Sacramento. This is the first reproducing population in California outside Los Angeles County and is considered an agricultural pest. Randy Pench Sacramento Bee file
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Debbie Arrington is the home and garden writer for The Sacramento Bee. A lifetime gardener and consulting rosarian, she took over that beat in 2008 after almost 10 years on The Bee's Sports staff. Debbie also writes about food and cooking, focusing on seasonal crops and farm-to-fork cuisine.

Reach her at darrington@sacbee.com or 916-321-1075. Twitter: @debarrington