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Spring Check

30 Apr - 1 May


Join us and celebrate the last day of April by keeping track of spring! All over the country, we are invited to nature during the Walpurgis weekend to keep track of how much spring has evolved. This is done by checking six different plants’ flowering and leaf cracking. The species you should look for are blue anemone, tussilago, white anemone, willow, hawthorn and birch.
Vårkollen is administered by the Swedish Botanical Society and the Swedish Phenology Network. Read more about the event on and download the reporting folder with beautiful pictures of the six plants on vå
Join in and celebrate spring by keeping track of it!