USDA Hardiness Zone 11b
Zone 11b is a zone in the USDA Hardiness climate zone rating system. The USDA Hardiness system can be useful to gardeners in establishing if certain plants are suitable for your garden's microclimate and was originally devised by the US department of agriculture. There are currently 14 gardens being tracked on Folia that are in USDA Zone 11b.
Some popular plants that tend to grow very well in this zone include Hawaiian baby woodrose, Ghost pepper, Chili pepper, Holy Basil, Gladiolus, Yuzu, Esperanza, Malabar spinach, Sweet corn and Basil.
Some locations recently identified as being in this zone include Sathorn, Bangkok (Thailand), Caracas (Venezuela), bangkok (Thailand), Bangalore (India), san jose (United States) and (Chile).
If you are in 11b, lowest temperatures in your garden should be around 7°C [45°F] to 10°C [50°F].
The corresponding Sunset zone for 11b is approx. 25, H1, H2.
As Australia is quite warmer in general, USDA Zone 11b has an equivalent of approximately zone 5 in Australia.