hort.net Seasonal photo, (c) 2006 Christopher P. Lindsey, All Rights Reserved: do not copy
articles | gallery of plants | blog | tech blog | plant profiles | patents | mailing lists | top stories | links | shorturl service | tom clothier's archive0
 Navigation
Articles
Gallery of Plants
Blog
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Patents
Mailing Lists
    FAQ
    Netiquette
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
Links
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
Disease could hit Britain's trees hard

Ten of the best snowdrop cultivars

Plant protein database helps identify plant gene functions

Dendroclimatologists record history through trees

Potato beetle could be thwarted through gene manipulation

Hawaii expands coffee farm quarantine

Study explains flower petal loss

Unauthorized use of a plant doesn't invalidate it's patent

RSS story archive

Re: New USDA Zone Map; thanks


thanks, kitty. i sent my horse straight to file, and it still took awhile. but then it always does with pdf files. what takes even longer is figuring out how to get the stuff out of pdf and into something that can be re-formatted for normal human use.


At 09:10 PM 5/25/03 -0500, you wrote:
Jim,
You can start at:
http://www.ahs.org/
and scroll down to:
"Sneak a Peek at...."
Clicking that takes you to:
http://www.ahs.org/publications/usda_hardiness_zone_map.htm
Where you click on:
Link to view map.
Then it's a pdf file that opens in a new window:
http://www.ahs.org/pdfs/USDA_Map_3.03.pdf
which takes a long time to open.

I printed the steps just in case going directly to the file doesn't work.

Kitty



> [Original Message]
> From: Island Jim <jsinger@igc.org>
> To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> Date: 5/25/2003 12:58:34 PM
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] New USDA Zone Map
>
> gotta web site for the map?
>
>
> At 12:03 PM 5/25/03 -0500, you wrote:
> >I've been looking over the new USDA Zone map and find that I have been
> >definitely moved into Zone 6 - though you couldn't prove it by this past
> >winter.  Gene and I have had a friendly debate going on for some time
> >about the previous zone listings.  I'm in northeastern IN and he's in
> >southern IN - not all that far from the Ohio River. The new map appears
> >to show him in 6, but the area immediately surrounding the river is 7, so
> >he may be 6 or 7, can't really tell.   The previous zone map (as viewed
> >in back of AHS A-Z) shows Indiana as zone 5 down to below Indianapolis,
> >then Zone 6 clearly through the rest of the state, through KY and into
> >TN.  EXCEPT it also showed a an eliptical dip of Z5 in the central part
> >of the Zone part 6 portion of IN.  I hadn't noticed that b4 and perhaps
> >that included Depauw, so he would have been Z5 then. Anyway, the news is,
> >most of IN is now 6, a narrow ribbon at the bottom is 7, and a big chunk
> >on the nw side of the stat is still Z5.  I still won't bet the farm on Z6
> >plants surviving here, but may possibly take a few risks in future.  Has
> >anyone else experienced a zone change? KittyZone 6, northeastern IN
> >
> >---------------------------------------------------------------------
> >To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the
> >message text UNSUBSCRIBE GARDENCHAT
>
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the
> message text UNSUBSCRIBE GARDENCHAT

---------------------------------------------------------------------
To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the
message text UNSUBSCRIBE GARDENCHAT
---------------------------------------------------------------------
To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the
message text UNSUBSCRIBE GARDENCHAT



Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index



 © 1995-2015 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement