USDA Plant Hardiness Zone

13b: Volcanic Islands

Islands formed by volcanic activity, offering rich soil for diverse flora.

Zone 13b offers a climate where traditional gardening rules are rewritten. This guide explores innovative approaches to farming and gardening, focusing on tropical plants that flourish in extreme warmth.

Zone 13b Statistics

Zone 13b supports the growth of highly specialized tropical and subtropical plants, including vanilla, cacao, and a range of tropical tubers and root vegetables, benefiting from the intense heat and high humidity.

First Frost Date
No frost
Last Frost Date
No frost
Growing Season Days
Average Annual Rainfall
65 inches
Average Summer Temperature
Average Winter Temperature
Zone Min Temperature
70°F to 80°F
Annual Sunshine Hours

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