Its long spring season with cool nights makes Holland the perfect country for tulip growing. The soil in the polders is continuously drained, creating perfect growing conditions for tulip bulbs, which love well-drained but moist soil. From mid-March to the end of May, the tulips transform big parts of Holland into a colourful patchwork quilt. If you are travelling to Holland do see the tulips in April, you will discover fields filled with gorgeous colour everywhere.
Travel to Holland in mid-April to see the tulips at their best. Tulip season runs from the end of March until mid-May, but the flowers are usually at their best halfway through April. More than 7 million flower bulbs bloom in spring at the Keukenhof in Lisse. It is one of the best places to discover many different kinds of tulips. However, in this time of the year, you really only have to board a train or pick up a bicycle to watch the tulips in all their glory in rural fields.
Maybe, few people know that the flower that symbolises true love, it’s the tulip. It is the perfect flower to express a genuine declaration of love.
A popular legend, in fact, says that this flower is born from the blood of a young man who committed suicide for a disappointment in love.
Another interpretation in contrast with other beliefs would see the tulip embody cold and grumpy feelings.
Nowadays its meaning does not refer to unfortunate relationships but are approved to perfect and balanced.
A romantic view of Tulip or not, we love this flower to its simple beauty.
This is the Tulip season, so why not get inspired by this beautiful flower to a cool Outfit.
Colourful palette, soft colours, simplicity and elegance.
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