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USDA Hardiness Zone 3

USDA Zone 3 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 252 gardens being tracked on Folia that are in USDA Zone 3.

Typical example plants that tend to grow vigorously in this zone include Rose, Tomato, Broccoli, Basil, Bean, Potato, Carrot, Onion, Cucumber and Chili pepper.

Areas recently identified in Folia as being in this zone include North Sweden (Sweden), Smithton (Australia), Calgary (Canada), Edmonton (Canada), Sheridan (United States), Calgary (Canada), spalding (United Kingdom), Island Park (United States), Brainerd (United States), kalispell (United States), Edmonton (Canada), Airdrie (Canada), Airdrie (Canada), Eagle River, WI (United States), Calgary (Canada), North Branch (United States), Bonaventure, QC (Canada), Luck (United States), (Canada), Montreal (Canada), Edmonton (Canada), (United States), Södertälje (Sweden), Saranac Lake (United States), Happy Valley Goose Bay (Canada), (Canada), Edmonton (Canada), (United States), Winnipeg (Canada) and Regina (Canada).

If your area is defined as within 3, you typically get low temperatures of between -40°C (-40°F) and -37°C (-35°F)

Zone 3 has a corresponding Sunset zone of A1.

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