Fairfax County falls into zones 6b-7a. All of our seedlings are suited for planting in the greater Washington, DC area. Return to the top
What is the growing zone for Northern Virginia?
Northern Virginia Growing Facts
|Hardiness Zone:||Arlington and Alexandria are mostly in Zone 7b. You can find the USDA Hardiness Zone Plant Map here.|
|Average rainfall:||About 40 inches a year|
|Soil type:||Clay, poor quality; needs amendments|
|When to mulch plants:||In the fall and/or spring|
Is Northern Virginia Zone 7?
Most of Virginia and Maryland are in the cooler side of Zone 7, with a low temperature range of zero to 5 degrees Fahrenheit.
What growing zone is Loudoun County VA?
Interactive USDA Hardiness Zone Map: Loudoun County is in USDA hardiness zone 6B and 7A. Only plant trees that are listed as being recommended for these zones.
What planting zone is Ashburn VA?
Ashburn, Virginia is in USDA Hardiness Zones 6b and 7a.
What planting zone is Charlottesville VA?
Charlottesville, Virginia is in USDA Hardiness Zones 7a.
What city in Virginia has the best weather?
The city with the best weather in Virginia is Madison Heights; this is because of its 222 days of sun, below average inches of snow, and warm (but not blazing hot) summers. Although the best times to visit are spring and fall, summer is filled with plenty of indoor and outdoor attractions.
What is the coldest place in Virginia?
Statistics for selected cities
The highest recorded temperature is 115 °F (46 °C) at Balcony Falls on July 15, 1954 and the lowest recorded temperature is −30 °F (−34 °C) at Mountain Lake on January 22, 1985.
What is the coldest month in Virginia?
The cold season lasts for 3.3 months, from November 25 to March 2, with an average daily high temperature below 30°F. The coldest month of the year in Virginia is January, with an average low of -0°F and high of 19°F.
What planting zone is Arlington VA?
Arlington, Virginia is in USDA Hardiness Zones 7a and 7b.
What planting zone is Winchester VA?
In Winchester / Frederick County, VA we live in a plant hardiness zone 6.
Can lavender grow in Virginia?
Here in Central Virginia — with clay soil, wet springs and summers and lots of humidity — growing lavender can be a challenge, but it can be done with a little planning and preparation of your selected site.
What zone is Virginia Beach?
Virginia Beach, Virginia is in USDA Hardiness Zones 8a.
Is Virginia a temperate climate?
Virginia has a "temperate" climate.
What planting zone is Powhatan VA?
Powhatan, Virginia is in USDA Hardiness Zones 7a.
What planting zone is Lexington SC?
Lexington County, South Carolina is in USDA Hardiness Zones 8a.