Tulips – colorful and spring–like
The tulip is one of the most popular spring flowers in the world. Early on, it has fascinated us. But at the beginning of its career, it also brought people to ruin. An exciting story!
All my worldly goods for a single tulip bulb Horrendous real estate prices? We know that. But for tulip bulbs? Read what was paid for a single bulb at the height of the tulip mania. Tulips - a flop when fried, tops in the vase What did a merchant do when he was delivered unknown onions in the 16th century? He ate them, which was a mistake. Because they were tulip bulbs. About colors Tulips are not just tulips. Because depending on the color, they have different messages and effects. Aphids «created» the most expensive tulip In the past, multicolored tulips were particularly valuable. This gave the growers the craziest ideas and they started to experiment. Tulips stand for new life, immortality and love Initially, tulips represented new life, love and tenderness. No wonder then, that today they are also given as messengers of love. Tulips intrigue us again and again We are all familiar with tulips. But there are also mysteries. For example, why do they continue to grow in the vase? And why do they close their flowers at night? Wild tulips of Valais Do you fancy wild tulips, which are nowhere else to be found or are at least extremely rare? In the canton of Valais there are two species of wild tulips.