Plant Hardiness Zones in West Virginia
Areas in West Virginia 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 West Virginia. West Virginia is known for its humid subtropical climate. Winters can be quite cold, and temperatures often drop below freezing at night.
The time in which you should plant your seeds or transplant them outside depends on what planting zone in West Virginia you live in. We recommend growing beans, broccoli, kale, peas, and onions here.
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