Springening is a recurring special event in the Plants vs. Zombies franchise. It is an event celebrating Easter and the April Fool's Day and usually runs from late March through early April.
Springening was first celebrated in Plants vs. Zombies 2 on March 25, 2015 with the release of exclusive Piñata Parties which ran from March 25th to April 9, and the inclusion of the special edition plant Dandelion. Later years saw the return of the exclusive Piñata Parties.
List of associated plants
Springening was first celebrated in Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 on March 22, 2016 with the introduction of the Springening pack, an exclusive pack containing Easter-themed customizations for various characters.
On April 4, 2017 Springening returns with the introduction of Rabbit, an NPC who offers daily challenges to players involving them finding a hidden key to unlock the Easter-themed chest next to him, which contains special Easter-themed customization items. Easter-themed consumables were also introduced and were available through the returning Springening Packs.
List of exclusive consumables
Associated event cards
Springening was first celebrated in Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville on April 2, 2020. It includes a Springening prize map, with the "Celestial Beauty" costume and Thorn Apart legendary upgrade for the Rose at the end of the prize map, as well as the "Astral Perfection" costume for the Rose for the completion reward.