USDA Hardiness Zone 11a
USDA Zone 11a is a zone in the USDA hardiness zones system - this zone system can be very helpful to gardeners as it can be useful in determining if your plants are well suited to your garden's local climate. There are currently 12 gardens being tracked on Folia that are in USDA Zone 11a.
Tuberose, Tomato, Cucumber, Sweet Potato, Romaine lettuce, Garlic, Basil, Bean, Cauliflower and Lily pilly are examples of plants that often grow very well in this USDA Zone.
Areas recently identified in Folia as being in this zone include Brisbane (Australia), Attard (Malta), Antelias (Lebanon), Brisbane (Australia), Monkerai (Australia), Tavernier (United States) and Makawao (United States).
If you are in 11a, lowest temperatures in your garden should be around 4°C [39°F] to 7°C [45°F].
The corresponding Sunset zone for 11a is approx. 25, H1, H2.
Australians should follow a rough guidance of USDA Zone 11a = Australian Zone 5.