Pine pollen appears in New Zealand!

A sign spring is arriving … along with allergies In northern NZ in particular one of the classic signs of spring arriving is falling pine pollen – which yesterday on a windy Sunday finally happened.



The Birch is not the first trees in the season which flowers, but it has highly allergenic pollen. Although there is a flowering-calendar which indicates the usual period of flowering, you can see in the graph this can vary a lot. In 2017 there was a birchpollen peak (in the Netherlands) at the end of […]