Current status of the flowers – 16th May 2017
At Keukenhof you can still see a lot of color. Not only tulips and other flowers are in their final week of blooming, the shrubs like Azaleas and Rhododendrons are in full bloom. As we are getting towards the end of springtime you can see patches of flowers that are done blooming. Outside in the fields the tulips have been headed, unfortunately we have to wait to see them during spring 2018.
Inside the pavilions there are some wonderful flower shows. The lily show is the one not to miss. It is the largest lily show on earth wil thousands flowers. The sweet scent is unmistakable. In the oranje Nassau pavilion the carnation and summer flower show is held from the 16th of May.
The final weekend of opening of Keukenhof is the Flowers & Fashion Festival. Discover how flowers enhance fashion. Even haute couture uses flowers, both printed and actual flowers ranging from a subtle to an extravagant manner.
Have a look at our information about the blooming of the tulips here: When are the tulips bloom?
Source: Tulips in Holland
Photo credits: Tulips in Holland