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USDA Hardiness Zone 9

USDA Zone 9 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 1206 gardens being tracked on Folia that are in USDA Zone 9.

Some popular plants that tend to grow very well in this zone include Sweet pepper, Pea, Tomato, Carrot, Chili pepper, Lettuce, Bean, Basil, Rose and Cucumber.

Areas recently identified in Folia as being in this zone include Chandler's Ford (United Kingdom), (United States), Folsom (United States), (Portugal), Manawatu (New Zealand), Lodi (United States), (New Zealand), Cayey (Puerto Rico), Visalia (United States), Lower Hutt (New Zealand), (United States), Pirbright, Woking (United Kingdom), Wellington (New Zealand), Porto, Portugal (Portugal), New Orleans area (United States), Spring (United States), San Tan Valley (United States), Visalia (United States), Enniscorthy, County Wexford (Ireland), OAK HILLS, CA (United States), Newport (United Kingdom), Santa Cruz (United States), Hernando County (United States), Tempe (United States), Menifee, CA (United States), Monterey, CA (United States), VOLCANO (United States), Surprise, Arizona (United States), (Portugal) and London (United Kingdom).

If you are in 9, lowest temperatures in your garden should be around -6°C [21°F] to -3°C [27°F].

The corresponding Sunset zone for 9 is approx. 16.

As Australia is quite warmer in general, USDA Zone 9 has an equivalent of approximately zone 3 in Australia.

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