National Tulip Day 2017

National Tulip Day 2017 On Saturday January 22nd we celebrated National Tulip Day in the Netherlands. This is the start of the tulip season in the flower shops around the country. It is celebrated by …

When are the tulips in bloom in 2017?

When are the tulips in bloom in 2017? Every year this is the most frequently asked question is: when are the tulips in bloom in 2017? Will the tulips bloom on the days you travel to see them. It is a …

Final day of springtime 2016

Unfortunately the final day of springtime 2016 is here. Just one more day to see the tulips in Holland. The newsletter is send tomorrow and after that I’ll take a two week break to relax and cat…

Final week of Hortus Bulborum 2016

Final week of Hortus Bulborum 2016. May the 16th 2016 is the final day of spring season and opening of the Hortus Bulborum in Limmen in 2016. The garden is specialized in historic spring bulbs,…

Flower update – Week 18

Flower update week 18 – Very cold! That is the best description of last week. We celebrated Kings Day with temperatures colder than Christmas. It was the coldest spring in 25 years! But it is ch…

Flower update – Week 17

We had a very exciting week in the Netherlands. We had the meet & greet last Friday! It was fun to talk to you all. We had the flower parade on Friday evening and Saturday during the day. More th…

Flower update – Week 16

After a lovely weekend waking up between the tulip fields at Landal Beach Resort Ooghduyne, (what a lovely place!) I am back home in preparation for a visit to Floralien in Gent (Belgium) and the flow…

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Oh no … we are experiencing some technical difficulties! Our newsletter will be sent tomorrow morning!…