Helena Åström
  • PL 65 (Viikinkaari 1)



  • Viikinkaari 1, Biocentre 3

    00790 Helsinki


1987 …2023

Research activity per year

Personal profile

Description of research and teaching

Research projects:

- The overwintering of plants in a warming climate

- The effects of mild winters on invasive plant species

- The morphological adaptations of plants to winter conditions

- Field garlic (Allium oleraceum) cytotypes and population biology

PECC-group (Plant Ecophysiology and Climate Change)

Allium project


Education /project:

Plant life in winter - increasing the public understanding of winter ecology 


Fields of Science

  • 1183 Plant biology, microbiology, virology
  • Plant ecology
  • winter ecology
  • morphological adaptations
  • 516 Educational sciences