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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 1241 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, Basil, Daylily, Iris, Bean, Daffodil, African Violet and Bearded iris.

Areas recently identified in Folia as being in this zone include Swansea (United States), Morehead, KY (United States), Spokane Valley (United States), Phoenixville, Pa (United States), Rhode Island (United States), frederick (United States), Plainfield, CT (United States), Niagara (Canada), Boothwyn (United States), Roxbury (United States), Athol (United States), Grand Haven, MI (United States), (United States), Swansea, MA. (United States), Toronto (Canada), (United States), West Chester (United States), Philadelphia (United States), Springfield, MO (United States), (United States), Missouri Ozarks (United States), (Austria), Pleasant Grove (United States), Northwest Oklahoma (United States), Northeast US (United States), middle of the country (United States), Creamery, PA (United States), Stanley, VA (United States), cheyenne (United States) and (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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