About the Garden
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Opening hours
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Opening Hours for the Alpine Botanical Garden in Hemavan, Sweden

The garden is open for visitors every day, all year around.

From end of June until mid-August, the names of the plants are displayed on signs in the garden. Botanically educated guides are working during daytime in the garden throughout this time. They take care of the plants and will be glad to answer any of Your questions or take you on a guided tour. Tours are given at 10.00 am and 4.00 pm. Fee 60 sek/person.

The garden is easy and interesting to visit even if You are using, for example, a wheel chair.
nPhoto: Katarina Winka

Sweden's only yellow violet, Viola biflora,
grows in generous quantities in the botanical garden and blooms in the early summer.



The Diapensia Diapensia lapponica grows in the Scandinavian mountain range and in the northern parts of Iceland.

Hemavan-Tärnaby Turistbyrå
Naturum Vindelfjällenn
Lapland 4U
Vindelfjällen - Europas största naturreservat