Warm to very hot summers lead into cold winters. Rainfall is fairly steady throughout the growing season and humidity in southern part of region is an added challenge. Snow levels are sporadic in the south but heavy in the north and soil is deeply frozen throughout the winter.
Includes CT, DE, ME, MD, MA, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VT and WV. Canada: Province of Quebec, Newfoundland, Labrador, PEI, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia.
Examples Include: Eastern Red Columbine, Swamp Milkweed, Butterfly Weed, New England Aster, Partridge Pea, Lance-leafed Coreopsis, Spotted Joe Pye Weed, Indian Blanket, Ox-eye Sunflower, Blazing Star, Wild Lupine, Wild Bergamot, Evening Primrose, Beard Tongue, Black Eyed Susan, Sweet Coneflower, Brown-Eyed Susan, Rigid Goldenrod.