After the long winter, the first spring messengers, the tulips , and are a real treat for the eye and soul. They enchant us with their bright colors and finely formed flowers. Sometimes you just wonder how much beauty nature is giving us at once?
Tulips symbolize joie de vivre!
A sea of colors to admire!
- History of tulips
The tulips are originally from Turkey. There, the colorful, exotic flowers were cultivated in the 16th century. Her name also comes from Turkish, where "tülbent" meant a typical headgear nationwide. According to popular legend, the first tulip bulbs arrived in Holland in 1562 by chance. Historically, however, it has been brought by the Frenchman Charles de LÉçluse 1592 in the Netherlands. Then the "tulip madness" began to develop. The enthusiasm for the beautiful flowers increased every year, so of course the demand and its price. In the period between 1633-1637, the tulip bulbs were ten to a hundred times more expensive than gold, until it came to the first market crash. From this time the term "tulip fever" has remained, which is still in use in business circles. Although the market collapsed in 1637, the tulip trade in Holland did not cease. But on the contrary. The billion dollar business of the tulips has continued to flourish over the centuries and has remained a significant source of income in the "Land of Wonderful Tulips" to this day. Only today these beautiful flowers are affordable for all people. The tulip has become the national symbol of Holland, where currently 4000 varieties are bred and the Netherlands is the world's largest exporter of flowers.
The history of tulip bulbs is eventful and magical
Enchanting is not only the history of the tulips, but also their appearance. They fascinate us today as they did many centuries ago with their brilliant colors and delicately shaped flowers. Whether in the garden or in the vase bring the beautiful flowers a lot of joy and joy of life with.
Tulips prefer a sunny spot in the garden
They impress with beautiful shape and colors
- Practical care tips
If you have a green thumb and want to grow tulips in the garden, you have to choose a sunny place for these beauties. Avoid any waterlogging, so that the tulip bulbs do not rot. In autumn, the onions must be used about 10 cm deep. They develop tubers, from which the flowers grow out in spring. In order to achieve a true color spectacle in the garden, you must plant the bulbs in a group of 10 pieces. The beautiful flowers will delight you from the beginning of spring to the end of May. Many house owners also grow the tulips in the pot. So the onions overwinter in a cool place indoors and will not be brought outside until March.
Tulips can also be grown in a pot
In the vase, the tulips show their true flower splendor
At the flower market, however, there are the magnificent flowers already before the end of winter. If you buy a bunch and put the flowers in a vase at home, you will admire their natural beauty for days. Or do you want to give a lovely tulip bouquet to a loved one? With that you say openly: In my love for you, I feel in seventh heaven! "Is there a better or better love revelation than these words? Let the tulips express your true feelings and celebrate the beginning of spring with beautiful flowers!
Give a bouquet of tulips and prepare your beloved people much joy!
Invite spring home!
There are many occasions to give a beautiful bouquet of tulips.
Delicate purple colors and fine shapes in the vase
Tulips the national symbol of Holland
The first spring messengers, the tulips are already here!
In the pot or in the vase - the beauty of the tulips is irresistible!
White tulips are beautiful.
Tulips say it very clearly: Spring is already here!
The first tulips bloom in the garden at the beginning of spring
So much beauty from nature!
Bring a bunch of tulips from the flower market home