The beginning of seasonal allergies: what plants cause the symptoms and how to escape

Experts warn that Ukraine starts the flowering of certain trees, pollen, which triggers symptoms of seasonal allergies.

Початок сезонної алергії: які рослини викликають симптоми і як рятуватися

In Ukraine from March 15-21 in the forest and forest-steppe zones begins flowering poplar, informs Rus.Media.

However, the symptoms of hay fever is a seasonal disease, which is caused by an allergic reaction to pollen – this week in forest and steppe zones will cause mainly the pollen of alder. It will be observed in moderate and low concentrations.

This is evidenced by the European Aeroallergen network.

Low and moderate will be the concentration of allergenic pollen of hazel.

In the towns of forest and forest-steppe zones, especially Transcarpathia will be the first pollen grains of birch. Some time they will not provoke allergies.

However, in forested areas of Ukraine next week predicts rain that will reduce the concentration of allergens in the air.

In Uzhgorod, Lviv and Rivne rains 14-16 and March 19 in Ivano-Frankivsk, Zhitomir, Vinnitsa, Kiev, 16, 18, 19, Lutsk and Ternopil – 14-17, 19, Chernivtsi and Khmelnytsky – 16, 19, 21, Chernihiv, Cherkasy and Poltava – 16, 17, 19.

Throughout Ukraine in the end of the week will appear in the pollen of ash, which, according to molecular diagnostics, sensitive 20% of Ukrainians suffering from pollinosis.

Also in the air are pollen grains are non-allergenic willow. In low and very low concentrations in the air will be the pollens of cypress – arborvitae, yew and juniper.


To treat seasonal allergies, including medication, should only under medical supervision. However, one of the most effective methods in combating hay fever is a barrier method.

That is, the prevention of contact with allergen in the nasal passages, that is, a barrier method of protection. Apply custom filters for the nose, respirators invisible.


Poplar fluff is, in fact, the seed that is the germ of the plant which is formed after pollination of female earrings poplar pollen.