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USDA Hardiness Zone 10a

10a is a zone in the USDA Climate Zone system and can be used to help assess if certain plants will grow well in your area. There are presently 254 gardens on Folia marked as being in USDA Zone 10a.

Some popular plants that tend to grow very well in this zone include Carrot, Tomato, Cucumber, Sweet pepper, Chili pepper, Bean, Hosta, Basil, Lettuce and Rosemary.

Areas recently identified in Folia as being in this zone include Stuart, FL (United States), Largo (United States), Malibu (United States), s california (United States), Lisboa (Portugal), Brusque, SC (Brazil), 92139 (United States), Nunawading (Australia), Cape Coral (United States), Carlsbad (United States), Two Wells (Australia), Encinitas (United States), (United States), Negev (Israel), Rockledge, FL (United States), Kardamyli (Greece), Vista (United States), Montrose (United States), somis (United States), Naples, FL (United States), thionville (France), Phoenix (United States), Clearwater (United States), SanMarcos (United States), Melbourne outskirts (Australia), Sylmar (United States), Pasadena (United States), Pretoria (South Africa), Guarda do Embau (Brazil) and Palm Beach Gardens (United States).

If you are in 10a, lowest temperatures in your garden should be around -1°C [30°F] to 1°C [34°F].

The corresponding Sunset zone for 10a is approx. 17-23, 26.

As Australia is quite warmer in general, USDA Zone 10a has an equivalent of approximately zone 4 in Australia.

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New gardens in zone 10a View all

  • KoriRedbow's Side Yard Beds garden

    Side Yard Beds garden

    Zone 10a Three raied beds each 3.5 ft by 3.5 ft, plus 1 by 2 ft planter box.

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  • Nicolle's Tower Garden  garden

    Tower Garden garden

    Zone 10a I am growing in a "Tower Garden" system. I am starting this on 4/6/2016.

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  • Urban_Garden_Girl's Ocean Balcony Garden garden

    Ocean Balcony Garden garden

    Zone 10a This garden has full sun as it is west facing and a good wind block. There is a corner of the balcony that stays shaded during most of the day so ...

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  • nevermind's up the winding path garden

    up the winding path garden

    Zone 10a

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  • treelady97's Vegetable bed 2 garden

    Vegetable bed 2 garden

    Zone 10a I layered the bottom of my raised bed with shredded paper, straw, home-made compost, grass clippings, then mushroom compost, garden soil, cow manur...

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