Saturday, June 17, 11-17
Welcome to Fjärdhundraland in midsummer! When nature is at its most beautiful, we invite you to Tuva and Täppa, the tour for those interested in farming and gardening, or just enjoying nature over a cup of coffee.
Take a walk along the winding roads, smell the freshly cut hay and enjoy nature's floral splendor! Here you'll find everything from twisted hop nests to gardening aprons, beautiful display gardens, vegetable gardens, cafés and garden-themed farm shops and more.
Tuva & Stuff is a rural garden tour between Stockholm, Uppsala, Västerås, Sala, Enköping and Strängnäs.
That's how it works
- See below which participants are in this year's Tuva & Täppa.
- Take a look at what they have to offer.
- Choose which places you would like to visit.
- Many sites offer guided tours and demonstrations. All are open even without a tour.
- Check the map below to see which order is best for you to visit them.
- All sites are open from 11am to 5pm with free entry (tours may have fees).
Please note that updates of information may be made after you have made your printout. Last update 2023-06-13 at 10:00.
Here are the details of the 37 participants in Tuva & Täppa (in alphabetical order).
Please note that updates of information may be made after you have made your printout. Last update 2023-06-15 at 17:00.
Address: Nysätra Alsta 2, Örsundsbro
We tell you how Per has planned and worked with the gardens in our old commercial garden.
Guided tours: Yes
Serving: We serve sandwiches, buns, cakes, such as geranium cake, Margareta's Lagunda cake - a chocolate dream, lemon meringue pie, black forest cake, chocolate and almond cake - all baked at Alsta. We have a small gluten-free selection,
Sales: Lead flower cuttings
Address: Vallby by 8, Enköping
A romantic Swedish cottage garden with hundreds of different roses, clematis and peonies. There are also many beds with old-fashioned granny ferns. The garden is about 6000 square meters and is divided into several different garden rooms that are separated by portals with creepers, walls, planks and hedges. There is also a large kitchen garden with a greenhouse, a cutting garden and an herb garden. The centerpiece of the garden is two large Constance Spry that lead into a walled patio. There are also many seats to sit down and enjoy a coffee. Landscaped gravel areas and flower beds act as room dividers. New projects for this year are a tunnel greenhouse and a new cutting garden. For pictures look at my instagram: anangelinmyhome
Guided tours: The guided tours start at the flagpole every half hour. The tour costs 100 SEK.
Serving: Fika at a cost of 50 kr.
Sales: Seedlings available for sale
Address: Hagelstena Kronhem 134, Knivsta
An artist's home: studio, gallery, garden & shop. The garden located at the edge of the forest with fields, west wind and views. A mountain, a meadow and various garden rooms. Greenhouse, and orangery with piazza. Crops for use, pleasure and enjoyment. For pictures see Instagram @studio owner karjalainen & www.reija.se
Guided tours I am happy to show and tell if you wish.
Serving: Fika 50 SEK
Sales: Your own art, trays and cushions + personal hand-picked items. Home-grown plants subject to availability.
Address: Stabby 186, Uppsala
Axel&Gren Gårdsbutik is located in beautiful Uppsala-Näs with the Nåsten nature reserve as a neighbor.
and a fantastic hiking trail below the farm. We offer homemade coffee and Swedish food.
quality ice cream to enjoy in a rural setting with a view of the valley.
For younger guests, there is a small playground with a sandbox and hobby horses.
Serving: Homemade coffee, Swedish quality ice cream from Sänkdalens Gård and Gute Glass, coffee.
and soft drinks.
Sales: With us you will find Swedish food crafts and carefully selected home and office furnishings.
Address: Giersta Staby Säteri 4, Örsundsbro
OBS Opening hours at Det Lilla Mejeriet 11:00 - 16:00
Here you can have coffee and ice cream on our terrace and find pots, furniture and other items for your garden.
Serving: We will have Lillafikarens fika truck on site.
Sales: Furniture, pots, bulbs, bird feeders, etc. to suit your garden
Address: Ekbolanda farm 15, Vänge
With its scenic location close to pastures and meadows, Ekbolanda farm offers a unique coffee experience. Flowers, pots and watering cans are available. Napkins with floral motifs and edible flowers on the coffee table.
Serving: Homemade pastries and lunch.
Ekolsund Castle, where Gustav III spent the happiest time of his youth. The castle park is unique in its kind and covers 400 years of garden history. During your visit, take the opportunity to go on a guided tour of the castle's tree collection, which includes over 180 species, visit the kitchen garden where the gardener is on hand to answer your questions about the castle's crops, and enjoy lunch or coffee at the castle's summer café. Welcome to the castle!
Guided tours: Arboretum tour at 14:00. The tour takes about 2 hours and costs 200 SEK per person. Registration takes place at the cash register at the summer café.
Serving: Coffee and lunch.
Address: Frösthults-Brunnby 11, Fjärdhundra
Forestry experience. A 1.5 km trail with information boards where the trees tell their own story. There are rest areas (perfect stops for coffee from your own picnic basket) and hammocks to lie in to enjoy the silence and watch the pine trees sway.
Guided tours Guided tours at 11:00 and 14:00. The forest owner Calle conveys the trees' story about the history of the forest and their importance for sustainability and climate. The forest walk is about 1.5 km and takes about 2 hours including coffee. Fee per person 50 SEK. To be booked in advance by Thursday, June 15 at the following address link
Serving: The guided tour includes refreshments.
Sales: Sale of locally produced firewood for collection in the fall,
In the manor environment at Gäddeholm, a few miles outside of Västerås, you will find Gäddeholm's garden. At the old gardener's residence from the mid-1800s, trees, shrubs, roses, perennials and seasonal flowers are for sale. In the greenhouse, cut flowers are tied for parties, weddings and funerals.
Serving: Our neighbors offer coffee, light lunches and toilets.
Sales: Trees, shrubs, roses, perennials and seasonal flowers.
Address: Broad Hamby 3, Enköping
Here you can stroll around the "Hambytantens torparträdgård", i.e. my private garden, and be inspired by carpentry and cultivation! The carpentry workshop is open, so be sure to check it out. Around the workshop and in the garden you will find most of my products. Some are made to order, but many can be bought directly on site!
At the end of the day, 15:30-17:00, there will be musical entertainment from the garden stage. A
bouquet of local musicians offer summery tunes!
Serving: Coffee service with home-baked goods and in the "Troll Corner" sausages are grilled over an open fire!
Sale: Garden-related carpentry. Garden furniture, wooden ladders, towers, trellises, pedestals, pots etc. All designed and made by me!
Address: Simtuna Hjältberga 1, Fjärdhundra
Bathing pond and garden. Dogs are welcome as long as they are not
swim in the pond. However, it is fine for them to dip their paws in the shoreline.
Guided tours Available at hand
SalesThere will be a number of plants for sale, including tomatoes. There is also a small workshop selling flower-related crafts.
Address: Aspö Hornudden 1, Strängnäs
Guided tours: Check out the tomato greenhouse and ask Mats for his best tips at 10 and 16.
Sales: Sale of e.g. vegetable plants, potted herbs, tomato plants, chili sauces, jams and drinks.
Address: Norr Hårsbäck 313, Heby
Welcome to Kajsa Karins Diversehandel in grandpa's barn!
Here you'll find everything from heaven to earth: old tools, vintage clothes, ceramic flowers, garden sponges, goose egg soaps, old-fashioned bonades and more.
There is a flea market in the mill building.
In the lodge and on the barn hill, Rosa sells perennials from her own garden, chili plants, broad bean plants, squash plants, etc. You can also buy marigold ointment, pine oil, dried herbs and mushrooms.
Aunt Yellow has a collection of newly sewn items with a focus on greenery. You can buy gardening aprons, toiletry bags, lavender cushions and bags. Everything is made from recycled curtains, tablecloths, clothes and other textiles. If you want, you can sit down for a while and make your own card from books, yarn and beads.
You can also check out our 12m long greenhouse, maybe sit down for a while with a cup of coffee.
Serving: Coffee is on us.
Address: Lilla Härnevi 22, Enköping
Our fine commercial garden
Sales: Full garden range plus pots, gifts, edibles and summer flowers.
Address: Ängsö Castle, Västerås
What happens at my place? You will have to say hello to the horses when you go in to see them.
the farm. If you want to try riding bareback, you can do so for 150 SEK.
Sales: You can buy the vegetables that are ready for the season and vegetable plants.
Address: Tillinge 4, Enköping
A garden where you can stroll around and look at beds in shades of blue, white, burgundy, pink or grandma's bed on both sides of the gravel path. We also have a cut flower farm you can look at and we can also talk flowers for your wedding and party in 2023 or 2024 and sign up for self-picking.
Serving: Served in the garden. Coffee or juice with cake. Waffle or Vegan waffle with jam and cream.
Sales: In our greenhouse you will find outdoor furniture, plants and bouquets.
Address: Jädra Byväg 2, Bro (Note, Google Maps shows the wrong route if you enter the address manually. The entrance is from Håbo-Tibblevägen. Click on the link here or use another navigation service).
Jädra Prestgård is a small-scale farm with diversity at its core. Here you will have the opportunity to see how we grow old cultural varieties of cereals, hear how green manure works and look at our newly created wetland. You can also look into our new processing room where we grind flour and press oil.
Guided tours: Noon and 3 p.m. Crop cultivation, green manure, wetland and forest management. .
Sales: Flour, grey pea, cooking oil.
Address: Lilla Härnevi 23, Enköping
Garden café with delicious homemade coffee. Located next to the beautiful Härnevi nursery...
Serving: Homemade coffee and light lunches. Wide range of gluten-free, dairy-free, vegan and RAW options.
Sales: Homemade coffee and gluten-free bread. Light lunches, hot and cold drinks.
Address: Grönlundsvägen 1, Bro
I have eternal flowers, bumblebee nests, bird baths, etc. made in ceramics.
Serving: We offer home baking and coffee/tea...
Sales: Self-made ceramics.
Address: Simtuna Karleby 8, Fjärdhundra
I have a gallery where there are exhibitions and a café... My garden is constantly changing, new ideas are born, plants are moved, to be seen or to thrive better. I work with different rooms where there are sculptures that I have created over the years. There are many guardians in my garden, but they are nice ones. I am interested in different plants, herbs and plant magic A pond with fish is a must for a good environment for plants and insects, even bees have their home here.
Guided tours: Yes
Serving: Homemade bread is available in all varieties, including gluten and lactose-free as well as the more common ones.
Address: Härnevi Rotbrunna 12, Enköping 1 km south of Harnevi Church
Guided garden walk Welcome to a guided tour of my garden. I will take you on a tour among roses, secret rooms and colorful flower beds. I show you my sky mirrors, my stone ruin and my shade grove. You will be guided through my cheerful vegetables, you will visit my wooden greenhouse and you will probably meet a snail or two. I tell you about how the garden is planned, which plants I have chosen, how I have created form and structure, how I work with colors in different shades. I talk about the mistakes I have made and what has been helpful. I talk about how I set up a new garden and how I take care of my faithful servants. The tour takes place every hour and lasts about 45 minutes, and costs SEK 100. Afterwards, you can roam freely in the garden or sit down in a garden group with a cup of coffee and a cake. Fika is available for sale. Price 50 SEK
Guided tours: Every full hour
Serving: Coffee and cake for sale
Sales: Guided garden tours and refreshments
Address: Stjärnan 210, Heby
The farm shop's cozy garden with a fantastic peaceful view of the meadows and river. The meadow below the shop you have the opportunity to see the neighbor's beautiful long-haired Highland cattle bulls and the river's bird life. In the garden there are plenty of seats to enjoy delicious Rättviksglass with Belgian waffles from our small café. Leashed dogs also welcome.
Serving: The farm café offers Rättviksglass with Belgian waffles or just ice cream, coffee/tea and drinks.
Sales;: The farm shop is open with furnishings and gifts for all occasions for both home and garden.
Address: Rådhusgatan 2, Enköping
The shop has good quality gardening and pruning tools and a small range of perennials. Sale of various gardening literature.
Serving: Our neighbour Restaurang Enoteca Rådhusbacken is open during the day.
Sales: Gardening tools, watering cans and other garden accessories from Garden MInd, pruning tools from Silky, (saws) and Chikamasa (secateurs, flower scissors), seeds from Runåbergs, perennials from Tuna garden plus handmade garden ornaments. Various gardening literature.Guided garden tours and refreshments.
Address: Härnevi Rotbrunna 11, 745 96 Enköping 1 km south of Harnevi Church
Welcome to our garden and our crops. The garden is divided by hedges and consists of various trees, roses, perennials and summer flowers. This year's project consists of expanding the growing beds of both more vegetables, summer flowers and dahlias. There is a pond with goldfish that will also benefit our bees. Chickens are available for the little ones.
Guided tours: Guided tours every hour. Husband shows how the pond is constructed. Pia shows you around among the flowers and leaves.
Serving:. Homemade coffee is available.
Address Ramsjövägen 39, Morgongåva
Café and farm shop open. Recycled grow boxes on display, old-fashioned potted perennials for sale.
Serving:. Fika bread and sandwiches in the café, all gluten-free.
Sale: Home-made marmalades, old-fashioned perennials and second hand, and some new items in the shop.
Our venture into demonstration farming with both a kitchen garden and a newly created park is starting to take shape. Arable land and an old pigsty in total change. Walk around and get inspired and visit our farm shop for coffee/hot lunch and buy gardening tools from By Bensson.
Guided tours: Walk in the apple orchard at 11 a.m. Walk in the vegetable orchard at 1 p.m. Walk in the park Vägskäl at 2 p.m.
Serving: We have an organic café with an espresso machine where you get a latte/cappuccino made from our own milk, of course. We make all our own pastries. For the hungry, there are our own craft sausages to grill or the weekend's hot lunch prepared by our fantastic chef.
Sale: We have designer garden tools from ByBensson and seasonal vegetables. Of course, our usual range from the farm dairy and charcuterie, meat from farm animals, eggs, apple juice, honey, etc.
27 Sense Living Garden
Address: Lillkyrka Hässlinge 1, Enköping
An old overgrown garden from the 18th century is getting new life. Many interesting medicinal plants, kitchen garden, 30's roses, lots of Dahlias, cut flowers, a large greenhouse, a secret garden is being built in a forest grove. A large cutting garden with various flowers, a large greenhouse built from old windows. Renovation of an 18th century stone vaulted cellar.
Guided tours: 12.00, 13.30, 15.00, 16.30 I talk about the idea and development of the different parts of the garden. Fee 100 crowns
Serving: A soup from the garden with homemade sourdough bread
Address: Långtora 11, Enköping
Café where you can sit in the garden and eat and drink coffee
Serving: Tasty galettes, salads, shrimp sandwiches and a wide range of home-made snacks.
Address: Fittja Hässle 13, 749 62 Örsundsbro
Historic Pelargonium Garden / Pelargonium Land, Potato Land, Tulip Land, Apple Land, Pelargonium Tasting.
Guided tours: Every two hours (12, 14 and 16) our entire organic garden with the cycle and the Hedemora chickens is shown. Swish payment or cash 70 SEK per adult.
Coffee service: Self-service & Swish payment or cash 50 SEK per portion. Organic homemade rhubarb pie with vanilla sauce and organic hot/cold drink
Sale: Historical geraniums with several unusual ones, PellaKrukan - our heritage concept. Midsummer flowers that last the season with organic soil in environmentally friendly containers as groups & pairs and solitaires and more. Flower bed bouquets that we have grown & tied ourselves are also organic. Homemade garden accessories & glazed Gränsfor pots. Orders are welcome! Free fossil-free home delivery is available for Upplanders.
Address: Kulla 5, Örsundsbro. Clearly visible from the paved road at Kulla Kyrka, 2 km north of Hallonparken or type Solkulla Matskog in Goggle Maps and you'll get there.
Solkulla Matskog is a beautifully designed villa plot with an interplay between perennial edible vegetables and traditional plants.
Winding paths take you through the plot where trees, shrubs, creepers, flowers, vegetables and root crops combine to create an edible forest.
Diversity and permaculture are at the heart of whatever I create here.
Guided tours: You get the most out of your visit if you take a guided tour every half hour, where I tell you about the different perennial plants. Cost 50:-
Serving: Outside, you can buy a hearty stew made from local produce, or have a coffee on one of the small seats we have scattered around the garden.
Sale: A small garden kiosk where I sell surplus plants and other odds and ends.
We see our whole farm as a maxi garden, including the forest, the cows, the pasture and the lake. But of course we grow vegetables, fruit and nuts and ornamental plants....
Guided tours: 12:00 Guided tour of the gardens 13:00 The living - a walk in the footsteps of our latest book 14:00 We make garlic braids to take home (you have to pay for the garlic).
Serving: Coffee with snacks.
Sale: We sell vegetables - carrots, cauliflower and rhubarb (if you want a lot you can pick your own), small plants and our books.
Address: Nysätra Svartbäcken 1, Örsundsbro
We will be open in our nursery and farm shop specializing in edible plants. The flea market and gallery will also be open. In addition, the doors to the orchard will be open for those who want to stroll around there. There will also be a quiz walk with great prizes.
Serving: Here is really good ice cream from Sänkdalen!
Sale: We will be open in our nursery and farm shop specializing in edible plants. The flea market and gallery will also be open.
Toilet available (outdoor toilet)
Address: Visiting Hårsbäcks B&B (no. 13), Norr Hårsbäck 313, Heby
Sale: At Tant Gul you'll find new things made from worn items. Discarded curtains, tablecloths and clothes have been given new life in the form of garden aprons, lavender cushions, toiletries and bags - many of the products are sewn from wonderfully colorful and floral fabrics. You will also be able to find items for gardening and cultivation in other, of course recycled, materials. If you want, you can sit down and make your own card from books, yarn and beads.
Address: Bangatan 4, Grillby
We have the entire Tantverket open with crafts and a flea market.
Sale: Cuttings and seedlings, both edible and floral
Address: Hjälsta, Tuna 36, Örsundsbro
Tuna Trädgård has its fine commercial garden open.
Serving: Café open 10-16
Sale: Summer flowers, Perennials, Shrubs, Trees, Garden accessories
Address: Tärna prästgård 117, Sala
Gamla Skolgården in Tärna is open for visits in the beautiful environment near the church. Newly restored buildings built in the 1700s and early 1800s with surrounding garden and apple meadow.
Open tours of the Reuterwall school garden. Also plant walk in Tärna with your own car, where we get to see some rare plants led by Karl-Gunnar Källebrink. Limited number of places.
Serving: Serving coffee and homemade bread.
Address: Ladan Öråkers gård, Kungsängen
Around the barn at Öråkers Gård are crops, animals and beautiful nature. Here you can go on guided tours, have coffee and participate in the work of Hela Jordens cooperative agriculture.
Guided tours 11.00 and 14.00 Guided tour of Hela Jordens cooperative farming. 30 min Learn more about vegetable farming without toxins, soil health and the greatness of cooperative farming. 13.00 Wildflower walk to Ekbacken and bird watching at Tibbleviken's bird tower. Walk and talk about early summer flowers, animals and nature. approx. 60 min.
Serving: Ladan's café sells both delicious lunch and tasty coffee throughout the day.
SalesThe Ladan shops offer summer fashion for women and men, interior design, art and local food.