|• Total||2,900 km2 (1,100 sq mi)|
|• Density||52.6/km2 (136.3/sq mi)|
|• Flower||Oak and Mullein|
|• Animal||Lucanus cervus|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
Blekinge is a historical province in southern Sweden. It's famous for the Blekinge archipelago, and referred to as "Sveriges trädgård" (the "Garden of Sweden"). Once part of Denmark, it became a part of Sweden in the 17th century.