Planting in Zone 8a

Here is some general info for USDA zone 8a to help you get started.

Average Date of Last Frost (spring)March 15
Average Date of First Frost (fall)November 15
Lowest Expected Low10°F
Highest Expected Low15°F

This means that on a really cold year, the coldest it will get is 10°F. On most years you should be prepared to experience lows near 15°F.

Below is a list of planting guides for Zone 8a.