weekly flower update week 10 2017
Weekly flower update week 10 The first weekly flower update for spring 2017! Current status of the flowers The most asked question of this week is: "When will the tulips be in bloom?" Followed by: "I am traveling on date X…
Aalsmeer Flower Festival

Spring isn’t over yet and the summer festivals are announced. Last year I visited the Aalsmeer Flower Festival for the first time (see my photo review) and I was pleasantly surprised by this festival.

Video of the Flower parade / Bloemencorso

What a wonderful weekend! We had a lovely Meet & Greet on Friday afternoon at the tourist office of Noordwijkerhout. And yesterday we had the flower parade! Have a look at the entire flower parade on the video of the local broadcasting station Bo, de omroep van de Bollenstreek. A photo report is following soon!

Amazing Flower Art at Floralies 2016

From 22 April through 1 May 2016, the city of Ghent in Belgium will be in bloom and entirely devoted to the 2016 Floralies (also known als Floralien). For ten days long, four iconic locations will form the backdrop for the loveliest creations.

Golden Age flourishes at Keukenhof 2016

The 67th edition of Keukenhof is officially opened in the presence of the Girl with a Pearl Earring. In 2016 the theme is “The Golden Age”; the period during which the world was being discovered and trade flourished.

Botanical Art of spring flowers

Are you interested in botanical art? The Society of Botanical Artists of the Netherlands is showing work in the exhibition “Bulb flowers’ at museum de zwarte tulp in Lisse.

First flower field with daffodils

The first flower field of 2016 is visible! A beautiful small field of daffodils along the road in the town of Lisse, very close to the Keukenhof.

Lisianthus on Flower Friday

Lisianthus on Flower Friday It is Flower Friday! After all those tulips this week, it is time to put another flower into the spotlight! And for this week it is the beautiful Lisianthus flower. These soft and delicate flower originates…

What does your favorite flower say about you?

What does your favorite flower say about you? What is your favorite flower? You have probably guessed mine favorite flower already. On the website Funnyhowflowersdothat.co.uk you can find your favorite flower and you can read what that say about you! Tulips…

Corso Zundert 2015

Corso Zundert 2015 Have you ever been to the worlds largest bloemencorso flower parade? Every first Sunday of September this bloemencorso flower parade is held in the little town of Zundert. Around 1,5 hours drive from Amsterdam. This year I visited…