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USDA Hardiness Zone 6

USDA Zone 6 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. 1338 gardens being tracked on Folia in USDA Zone 6.

Rose, Carrot, Sweet pepper, Basil, Onion, Tomato, Chili pepper, Lettuce, Cucumber and Bean are examples of plants that often grow very well in this USDA Zone.

Areas recently identified in Folia as being in this zone include Batavia (United States), Dover (United States), WV (United States), RIVERTON UT (United States), Souderton PA (United States), Mt. Aetna (United States), Massachusetts South Shore (United States), New York (United States), Kopřiivnice (Czech Republic), Cincinnati (United States), Lexington (United States), South Saint Louis (United States), Cincinnati (United States), 15239 (United States), (Germany), Mason, OH (United States), Harrison City, PA (United States), Gdynia (Poland), Lewisburg, PA (United States), Manchester (United States), Yerevan (Armenia), Cincinnati,Ohio (United States), Hudson (United States), Hanover (United States), bainbridge (United States), Wildwood, MO (United States), Godegård (Sweden), Grayslake (United States), Kansas City (United States) and Hamilton (Canada).

If you are in 6, lowest temperatures in your garden should be around -23°C [-9°F] to -20°C [-4°F].

The corresponding Sunset zone for 6 is approx. 1-3.

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