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USDA Hardiness Zone 7a

USDA Zone 7a 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 1298 gardens being tracked on Folia that are in USDA Zone 7a.

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

Areas recently identified in Folia as being in this zone include Winston Salem, NC (United States), Hamilton, NJ (United States), York, pa (United States), Aldie (United States), Huddleston (United States), Winston-Salem, NC 27103 (United States), Albuquerque (United States), Memphis (United States), New Bedford (United States), Seaford, DE (United States), Nashville (United States), Columbia (United States), Tulsa (United States), Alpharetta (United States), Hampton Bays (United States), Trenton (United States), Fredericksburg, VA (United States), West Memphis (United States), Statesville (United States), (United States), South East Pennsylvania (United States), Mount Airy (United States), Harrah (United States), Pittsburgh (United States), Chesterfield, VA (United States), Bethany, OK (United States), Ellicott City (United States), (United States), Barboursville (United States) and thionville (France).

If you are in 7a, lowest temperatures in your garden should be around -17°C [1°F] to -15°C [5°F].

The corresponding Sunset zone for 7a is approx. 6.

Australians should follow a rough guidance of USDA Zone 7a = Australian Zone 1.

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New gardens in zone 7a View all

  • Fido's Backyard Vegetable garden

    Backyard Vegetable garden

    Zone 7a We just moved into this house. So, the garden is new to me. There were a couple of volunteer tomatoes growing in it when we got here. Also a kale p...

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  • cassie609's Cassie's Veggie Garden garden

    Cassie's Veggie Garden garden

    Zone 7a This is my first vegetable garden and I have three 4x4 raised beds with sweet corn, carrots, beans, broccoli, hot peppers, tomatoes, cantaloupe, cu...

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  • thejfactor99's Back patio garden

    Back patio garden

    Zone 7a

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  • daver's Deck Border garden

    Deck Border garden

    Zone 7a Mostly shady border around backyard deck.

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  • maxnlilnate's 1st garden garden

    1st garden garden

    Zone 7a

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