More Information About Alaska Climate Zones – USDA Alaska Planting Zone Map
Above is the USDA Alaska planting zones map. This map has been created to help gardeners know what kind of plants will survive in Alaska climate zones. When you understand your Alaska USDA zones, you can plant trees, vegetable, flowers and other plants that will flourish in your area.
In order to figure out your specific Alaska USDA zone, match the color on the map in your area with the color on the legend. This will tell you which planting zone you live in.
This USDA Alaska growing zone map is based on the 2012 USDA plant hardiness zone map. The Alaska USDA zones where changed at this time to reflect the warmer global temperatures that have happened over the past few decades.
Once you know your Alaska climate zones, you can buy plants that will survive and thrive in your garden. If you buy plants that are not suitable for your area, you will need to provide extra protection for them when the cold weather comes.
Growing zones are very important to the success of your garden. You will be glad that you took the time to find yours out.