USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map 2012 by usda.gov: The new version of the map includes 13 zones, with the addition for the first time of zones 12 (50-60 degrees F) and 13 (60-70 degrees F). Click through and type in your zip code to find the hardiness zone of your area. tinyurl.com/77lpwxo #USDA #npr
Oregon State University Extension Service Gardening Using sustainable and research-based techniques, learn how to grow your own vegetables, connect with other gardeners, or use Ask an Expert to seek gardening advice. Watch a video about the OSU Master Gardener program in Newport, Oregon. Find out how to volunteer in your local community. You can even learn how to make worm compost.