Plant Hardiness Zones in New Jersey

Areas in New Jersey Where Plants Are Most Likely to Thrive

Not all plants thrive under the same temperature and climate conditions. Therefore, it is important to know your state’s climate zone so you know what plants you can successfully grow there. Most gardeners use the USDA Hardiness Zone Map to determine what plants thrive in a specific location. The map is based on the average annual minimum winter temperature, divided into 10-degree F zones. Below is the growing zone for New Jersey. New Jersey is known for its moderate climate. New Jersey summers are warm and humid while winters are cold and snowy. The time in which you should plant your seeds or transplant them outside depends on what planting zone in New Jersey you live in. We recommend growing asparagus, snap beans, cucumbers, and eggplants here.

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