Summers are warm
enough, but winters can include freezing temperatures in both the air and soil. Plants surviving here must be able to tolerate frosts and freezes.
Tropical plants have abundant access to the water, sun, and nutrients needed for lush foliage and rapid growth. These plants generally cannot survive winters, and so are restricted to their homelands.
The plants that brave Linvak are among the toughest on Dereth. They go through their
life cycle in just a few weeks of summer and then tolerate extreme cold for the rest of the year. They tend to be short in stature.