National, Native and Popular Flowers of Netherlands
National flower of Netherlands
The Tulip, one of the most accurate and beautiful signs of the arrival of Spring, is the national flower of the Netherlands. Though these flowers are coveted world wide for their eloquent beauty, one of the more unique and delightful features of these Dutch ladies is that they keep growing after they are cut - growing up to 5-6 inches more while in the vase! When placed near a window, they will turn themselves towards the sun, opening more when it is warm and closing when the temperature drops.
Other Native and Popular Flower of Netherlands
Since 1950 Netherlands has been at the center of the world flower trade and has a good and functional trade system to facilitate the movement of cut flowers, which form a majority of flowers which are traded. Being a land of flowers flowers, both cultivated varieties and wild flowers, In every Spring , the county sights are decorated with the flowers like Daisies, Buttercups, Purple Heather, Keukenhof, and the Sunflowers. Best known among them are the Dutch Tulip and Flower Bulbs.
Roses, Cut flowers, Tulips and Sunflowers are very popular among the people of this country and most commonly, these flowers are used on festivals and occasions like Birthdays, Anniversaries, and Friendship day etc
Online Florists Netherlands
A few of the major online florists who cater to Netherlands are Paradise Store and Floresyservicios. For a list of Netherlands florists who do business online, please visit our page on Online Florists in Netherlands.
Send Flowers to Netherlands
The Flower Expert has arrived at a few parameters on which florists can be compared so that the customers can select a good florist who suits their needs. You can go through the comparative analysis of the top florists presented in this table. This comprehensive table will help you decide which florist gives the best service when you want to send flowers to Netherlands.
Facts about Netherlands
- Located in, Western Europe, bordering the North Sea, between Belgium and Germany, the Kingdom of the Netherlands was formed in 1815.
- The Netherlands has long been one of the richest countries in the world and GDP per capita was estimated to be the highest in the world in 1820, and the 2nd highest in Europe in 1900. Nowadays, it still enjoys the 4th highest nominal GDP per capita within the European Union.
- Tulips were imported from the Ottoman Empire and became very popular in Holland in the early 17th century. Nowadays, Netherlands is the first producer and exporter of Tulips in the World.