Lawn and Garden
Horticulture is the science and art of growing fruits, vegetables, flowers or ornamental plants.
Whether you have a question about lawns, vegetables, flowers, or landscape maintenance, K-State Research and Extension information is created for use by everyone, including homeowners, lawn services and local businesses.
Average First Fall Freeze: October 7
Average Last Spring Freeze: April 25
Average Precipitation/Year: 21.75 inches
*KSRE Weather Data Library
USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map
Zone 5 = -20° to -10° F
Plant Heat Zone Map: American Horticultural Society
Zone 7 = 60-90 days (average number of days/year above 85°F)