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USDA Hardiness Zone 6b

USDA Zone 6b 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 1167 gardens being tracked on Folia that are in USDA Zone 6b.

Some popular plants that tend to grow very well in this zone include Tomato, Sweet pepper, Chili pepper, Cucumber, Basil, Daylily, Iris, Bean, Daffodil and African Violet.

Areas recently identified in Folia as being in this zone include Creamery, PA (United States), Stanley, VA (United States), cheyenne (United States), (United States), Louisville KY (United States), West Michigan (United States), Yale (United States), (Sweden), Easton (United States), Philadelphia (United States), SW Missouri (United States), Yonkers, NY (United States), Danville (United States), Silver Spring (United States), Pompton Lakes (United States), Rockaway (United States), (United States), (United States), Leonardtown (United States), Long Island City (United States), Princeton (United States), Webb City (United States), Hayden (United States), (United States), Calvert City (United States), (United States), Pittsburgh, 15217 (United States), Harrisonburg, VA (United States), Staten Island (United States) and Somerville (United States).

If you are in 6b, lowest temperatures in your garden should be around -20°C [-4°F] to -17°C [1°F].

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

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