Re: [gardeners] zones

George Shirley (
Fri, 03 Aug 2001 07:00:32 -0500

Sounds more like you're in zone 8 Martha. Used to hunt in Freestone County (Fairfield) and most of
that area was definitely zone 8.

George wrote:
> I dont know what zone I am. I think we're in a pocket of 9 but on
> the 9/8 edge at that. In the Southern end of Leon County in Central
> Texas. I just say 'nine-ish' and figure that probably covers it. Next
> big town due West is Waco. Next big one due East is Palestine,
> and then whatever Louisiana equivalent would be.
> All I know is we've been having some wonderful rainfalls but just
> South of us. Must be in '9 proper' and not 9ish!!
> martha