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Topic by MsDebbieP posted 09-14-2012 01:34 PM 4439 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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MsDebbieP

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hardiness zone 5b

09-14-2012 01:34 PM

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We know about hardiness zones, but did you know that you have little micro-climates throughout your gardens?
These micro-climates can be +/- a zone depending on environmental factors of the area.

Share your stories (and information) about micro-climates.

Information on Hardiness Zones

-- - Debbie, SW Ontario Canada (USDA Hardiness Zone: 5a)



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MsDebbieP

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hardiness zone 5b

09-14-2012 01:35 PM

some good information on the topic: http://www.gardening.cornell.edu/weather/microcli.html

-- - Debbie, SW Ontario Canada (USDA Hardiness Zone: 5a)

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MsDebbieP

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hardiness zone 5b

12-19-2012 05:20 AM

I looked out at my lawn the other day and thought, “hmmm micro-climate?”
The frost line ended as it neared the house

-- - Debbie, SW Ontario Canada (USDA Hardiness Zone: 5a)

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countrygal

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12-19-2012 09:44 AM

But then again,was there frost on the vehicles parked at the house?

-- Southwestern Ontario Canada Zone5b

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MsDebbieP

14694 posts in 3873 days
hardiness zone 5b

12-19-2012 10:05 AM

on the north side, so that would be yet another climate area.

-- - Debbie, SW Ontario Canada (USDA Hardiness Zone: 5a)

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