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USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map
Southeast US:  Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee

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Check the color of the section in your area on the map with the color key below. Zones 5b through 10b represented here.

  south-east area

USDA Hardiness Zones and Average Annual Minimum
Temperature Range

 USDA Zone   Temperature Range Example Cities

-15 to -10 F  (-23.4 to -26.1 C)

Columbia, Missouri
Mansfield, Pennsylvania

-10 to -5 F  (-20.6 to -23.3 C)

St. Louis, Missouri
Lebanon, Pennsylvania

-5 to 0 F  (-17.8 to -20.5 C)

McMinnville, Tennessee
Branson, Missouri

0 to 5 F  (-15.0 to -17.7 C)

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
South Boston, Virginia

5 to 10 F  (-12.3 to -14.9 C)

Little Rock, Arkansas
Griffin, Georgia

10 to 15 F  (-9.5 to -12.2 C)

Tifton, Georgia
Dallas, Texas

15 to 20 F  (-6.7 to -9.4 C)

Austin, Texas
Gainesville, Florida

20 to 25 F  (-3.9 to -6.6 C)

Houston, Texas
St. Augustine, Florida

25 to 30 F  (-1.2 to -3.8 C)

Brownsville, Texas
Fort Pierce, Florida

30 to 35 F  (1.6 to -1.1 C)

Naples, Florida
Barstow, California

35 to 40 F (4.4 to 1.7 C)

Miami, Florida
Coral Gables, Florida

Listed by zone: Names of representative plants listed under the coldest zones in which they normally succeed.
Listed alphabetically: Cold hardiness ratings (zones) for selected woody plants.

Data based on USDA Miscellaneous Publication No. 1475.  Issued January 1990, U.S. National Arboretum, Agricultural Research Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Washington, DC 20002.


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Updated on October 20, 2018